8 Fall Charity Rides in 2014
Syracuse Ride For Missing Children
Syracuse, New York - September 26, 2014 1 of 9
Have you ever wanted a police escort? Take on this 100-mile ride escorted by local law enforcement. To make things even cooler, money raised from this event supports the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (New York Branch).
CASA Ride for the Child
Klamath Falls, Oregon - September 27, 2014 2 of 9
This ride features four courses winding through rural farm valleys located south and east of Klamath Falls. Every dollar raised goes to the Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Children of Klamath County and its efforts to support children in foster care. All donations made in addition to the entry fee are tax deductible.
Bike for Kicks - Lander University
Greenwood, South Carolina - September 27, 2014 3 of 9
Ride through Greenwood County and surrounding areas in this event that benefits the Greenwood Family YMCA and the Lander University Men's Soccer Scholarship Program. With a grand prize drawing and several entertainment options, there is plenty to look forward to.
Shelter Century Fall Foliage Tour
Easton, Maryland - October 18, 2014 4 of 9
All funds raised from this event stay in Talbot County and directly benefit the community's homeless through the Talbot Interfaith Shelter. The ride takes place on Maryland's beautiful Eastern Shore with waterfront rest stops. Once you're done, stop by the after-party and indulge in some free pie.
Lt. Governor Casey Cagle's Charity Ride
Flowery Branch, Georgia - October 18, 2014 5 of 9
This ride has five different distances and raises money for Cagle's Greater Purpose Charity and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Cagle's charity provides scholarships for deserving youths from single-parent homes to attend summer athletic camps.
Ride for Kids - Gear Up to End Childhood Hunger
Fort Worth, Texas - October 25, 2014 6 of 9
With 10-, 20-, and 30-mile rides, this family-friendly event has something for everyone. Children in strollers, tricycles and trainers are welcome to cruise around on closed streets, and there will be a post-race festival with activities and games. Registration fees will be donated to the Tarrant Area Food Bank's Food For Kids Program.
WGWW Breast Cancer Ride
Winter Garden, Florida - October 25, 2014 7 of 9
Choose from a 10-mile family ride, 30-mile trail ride or 63-mile road ride in this annual event. All proceeds from this race are donated to the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer & Research Institute.
Gears and Steers Ride for Hospice
Summerfield, North Carolina - November 2, 2014 8 of 9
This event has 25- and 62-mile rides on scenic country roads with nice pavement and rolling hills. All registration fees are given to the Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro, and the top fundraiser will receive a gift card from the Trek Store in Greensboro.