2021 Restoring Our Cities A Smashing Success!

TOGETHER WE RAISED OVER $20,000!!!

Many thanks to all who made this possible, including our sponsors, our fundraisers, our riders, and our volunteers!

You can still DONATE below to build strong, vibrant communities

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Restoring Our Cities

A Fundraiser of Great Lakes Urban

On August 28, 2001 we rode through

beautiful West Michigan to raise awareness

and funds for the unsung heroes that are
RESTORING OUR CITIES.

Cause:       

Goal:

Contact:

100% of funds raised will support a Neighborhood

Connector (see description below)

Our goal was $20,000

Nicole at info@greatlakesurban.org, 616-437-2160

Bikers

Ride to Build Strong, Healthy Cities

THINGS TO KNOW:

  • We provide several (including family-friendly) route options for novice to experienced riders.

  • We welcome children under 18 when they are accompanied by an adult.  

  • A support crew will be available to ensure help is always nearby.​

  • Each rider gets a t-shirt, snacks, water, and supplies and an outreach packet for easy FUN-raising!

WHAT WE ASK:

  • $35 registration fee to cover event costs. $25 per rider for families of 4 or more.

  • A commitment to raise $200 or more in sponsorship donations. 100% of all proceeds will go toward building strong, safe and healthy cities.

Ready to do good and have fun?!

After registering to ride, use the link that will be provided in an email to become a fundraiser! You and your sponsors can then donate to your page.

Donors

Invest in Strong & Healthy Cities

Thank you for your support! Every dollar raised helps build strong and healthy cities! There are two  donation options:

DONATE ONLINE

  • To donate securely online, click the button below. 

  • Click "MAKE A DONATION" from the options.

  • Select a donation amount and fill in your details.

  • You will then be able to select a fundraiser. You  can support Great Lakes Urban OR give directly toward a specific rider's campaign.

DONATE BY MAIL

  • Send a check made out to: 

Great Lakes Urban

100 S Pine St Ste NW-4,

Zeeland, MI 49464

  • In the memo line, put ROC. You may choose to also list the specific rider you wish to support.

Connectors

Meet Doris, Wyoming's Unsung Hero

When you ride for, or donate to, the

Restoring Our Cities fundraiser, you're supporting Neighborhood Connectors like Doris.

Doris recruits, equips, connects and empowers

residents, businesses and partners

to build strong and healthy neighborhoods   

in the city of Wyoming, Michigan.

Read a blog post about her work

by clicking the button below.

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Sponsors

You have our deep gratitude!

Restoring Our Cities is made possible by the very generous contribution of our sponsors. These are all locally owned businesses dedicated to making a local impact. They have our sincere appreciation for their support of our mission to connect neighbors and

build strong, safe and healthy cities.

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