Announcements

Ride for Refuge 2013

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OCTOBER 5, 2013 Hamilton will Ride to support some of its favorite partner charities.  The Ride for Refuge is a fantastically fun, family-friendly bike-a-thon that supports 175+ charities who serve the displaced, vulnerable, and exploited across Canada!  TrueCity congregations are coming together again to help this event happen in our city. Find a bike; bring and friend, and Ride with us in support of these great local and national causes!  Go to http://rideforrefuge.org/location/hamilton to find out more!

Hamilton already has 18 local and national charities that are partnering with the Ride this year, which means that if you Ride for the charity you love to support, they will receive the funds you raise! It’s easy; just signup online and come out to ride either 10 km, 25 km, 50 km, or 100 km. You can join a team that is already riding for a charity you want to support, or, better yet, create your own team and get your friends on board with you.

Below are the charity organizations that are partnering with us at this point. If you don’t see your favorite group there, it’s not too late to have them sign on as a partner either!

African Inland Mission

Christians Against Poverty

Crossroads Relief Development

Defend Dignity

Helping Hands Street Mission

Homestead Christian Care

Hughson St. Baptist Church

Impact Philippines

International Needs Canada

MCC Ontario

Medical Ministry International Canada

Micah House

Philpott Memorial Church

Save the Mothers

Speroway – Home of Grace

Team Beyond

Walk With Me Canada Victim Services

If you have any further questions about how you can get involved, please contact the Event Director, Jill Trites, at jilltrites@sympatico.ca.