Photo from the first "Cycling for Charity" in July 2015
Cycling for Charity
Through our cycling projects, we raise awareness of social and education gaps facing children, and raise money from sponsors to provide support to children.
2015: 536 kilometers (335 miles) from Tokyo to Tohoku
2016: 1049 kilometers (656 miles) from Nagasaki to Kobe
2017: 2,551 kilometers (1,594 miles) from Tokyo to Hokkaido(Memanbetsu)
2018: 2,879 kilometers (1,800 miles) from Tokyo to Hokkaido(Nakashibetsu)
We have donated over $90,000 in the first 4 projects to NPO's/programs that support education for under-privileged children.
For the 2018 project, we will donate to the following NPO's and program:
NPO Bridge For Smile (Link)
NPO Living in Peace "Children's Project" (Link)
Building Bridges for Children: Development program for socially
disadvantaged youth (Link)
Cycling For Charity 2018: From Tokyo to Hokkaido
2017/12/12: Was awarded winner of the 20th "Philanthropist Award" by the Japan Philanthropic Association.
2017/11/16:Shimano's Cyclingood published an article about our project:
"Ripple Effect of contributing to society through what you enjoy"
2017/06/13:IT Media Introduced our project as an example of how people can contribute to society: Blog Link
2017/06/12: CYCLE SPORTS.jp covered our project including photos from our press conference and teaming building dinner: CYCLE SPORTS.jp Link
2017/04/24: Project is introduced in one of the major cycling magazines: