26km Bicycle Ride – 10km Walk
All are welcome!
Join us in 2018, date TBA, for our annual bike & walk event along the historic D&L trail and local streets. Proceeds benefit LEPOCO’s local peace and justice work.
Starting at Main & Lehigh St., Bethlehem
(at Christmas City Fairgrounds near Sand Island)
8:15-9:00 am: Light breakfast, bike safety check, & body warm-up.
9:00 am: Walkers & bicycle riders depart
Rain Plans: Event will be held in light or intermittent rain. If there is a steady rain, people will gather at LEPOCO Peace Center at 8:30 am… to make plans for a rain date.
Please note, times may vary from year to year.
WHY WE WALK AND RIDE
The proceeds from this event will be shared as-follows:
25% to Refugee Community Center at Church of the Mediator, Allentown, providing ESL English classes and support for refugees to be contributing members of society.
25% to Grupo de Apoyo e Integración Hispanoamericano, a nonpartisan immigrant support group in the Lehigh Valley, supporting DACA and DREAMers.
50% to LEPOCO. As a local peace group LEPOCO has worked for over 50 years to promote non-violent resolution of conflict, both domestically and internationally.
For more information, contact the LEPOCO Peace Center, 313 W. Fourth St., Bethlehem. Call 610-691-8730.