The Foundation of Hope for Research and Treatment of Mental Illness presents: The Annual George Thanhauser Bike for Hope. The Ninth Annual Bike for Hope, sponsored by CAPTRUST, will be held Saturday, April 27 at Trek Bicycles of Raleigh at 10911 Raven Ridge Road. The three rides offered include a 50-mile, 32-mile or 15-mile. All rides will end with a post-ride celebration featuring lunch from Carrabbaâ€™s Italian Grill, special prize drawings and more! The registration fee is only $45 in advance ($50 day of event) and includes a Bike for Hope t-shirt, breakfast, refreshments, lunch and more. The Foundation of Hope is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization raising money for mental illness research. For more information or to register, visit www.walkforhope.com and click on the Bike for Hope registration link. Registration materials are also available from the Foundation of Hope by calling (919) 781-9255 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.