Tag Archive 'Charity'

Winooski Policeman to Ride 100 Miles to Nowhere


Posted by on Apr 15 2010

I almost didn’t believe this story at first: local policeman, Ben Kaufman, plans to make 575 laps around the Winooski traffic circle by bicycle. That’s 100 miles! Why would someone embark on such a seemingly crazy ride? His motives are noble: to raise $10,000 for cancer awareness. And he’s not alone: hundreds of folks around […]

Student Organizes Charity Ride


Posted by on Jul 13 2009
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I’m impressed.  High school student Alex Hopkins has an ambitious plan.  He seeks to raise $10,000 to build a community kitchen in a small town in Mexico.  He’s hosting his first ever charity bike ride at Catamount Outdoor on August 15.  Come join Alex!