Ride for the Phoenix

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A long bike ride on trail, roads, and campsites

Astoria, OR to Madison, SD

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July 24, 2018 to August 20, 2018

Ride for the Phoenix

By Crazy Ventures

All Donations go to North Lawndale College Prep

About North Lawndale College Prep

We exist to create a better future by developing and empowering transformational leaders. We do this by providing a comprehensive high school education and support necessary to graduate from college.

You can learn more about “why” we are doing this ride by watching this five-minute video.

We believe:

  • Every student is capable of college graduation.

  • Every member of NLCP lives peace within the community.

  • Every member of NLCP works collaboratively to achieve common goals.

  • Healthy and meaningful relationships between students and adults are the foundation for student growth.

  • Learning is growth towards mastery.

About the Ride for the Phoenix

Our goal is to raise $1 Million to support the school’s mission to develop and empower transformational leaders. On Saturday, July 24, 2018, we will depart Astoria, Oregon averaging 62 miles per day on our way to completing the first part of our ride in Madison, South Dakota August 20, 2018.

Each of the 30 segments of the ride is limited to 10 cyclists. Use this link to view the route and dates for each segment. Click here to view the details of the Bike Route

Details of the Ride

  • Select the segment you would like to ride with us. Each segment requires a $100 registration fee and is limited to 10 riders

  • We will send you an email explaining everything you need to prepare for the ride

  • Complimentary cycling jersey, support, and accommodations are provided

  • Plan to arrive by 6 pm the evening before your ride for food, beverages, and fun

  • Depart the following morning with your fellow riders at approximately 8 am.

  • Arrive at camp for more food and fun.

  • Either depart or Rinse and Repeat the following morning for another day’s ride!

Stay Tuned - The second part of our ride begins in July 2019 from New Ulm, Minnesota ending in Portland, Maine.

How Your Support Makes a Difference

By registering you agree to donate to NLCP, a qualified 501c3 organization. Here’s what your support means to the students:

  • $1,000 provides 15 NLCP students access to additional SAT prep materials

  • $1,000 helps an NLCP student spend time on a college campus during the summer

  • $1,500 provides weekend SAT tutoring for 60 NLCP students

  • $2,500 helps 5 NLCP alumni purchase college textbooks

  • $3,000 provides reading intervention support for 100 NLCP students

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A long bike ride on trail, roads, and campsites

Astoria, OR to Madison, SD

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Refunds up to 1 day before event

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