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Brooklyn, NY - 4th Annual Bike4Chai Set To Kickoff Wednesday; Cyclists Help Rake In $2.4M For Sick Kids

Published on: July 29, 2013 05:30 PM
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Brooklyn, NY - With the 4th annual Bike4Chai two-day charity bike event set to kickoff Wednesday, Brooklyn cyclists, aided the generosity of Brooklyn’s Orthodox Jewish community, have already helped raise over $2.4M for Camp Simcha, the Glen Spey, NY overnight summer camp that specializes in meeting the medical and social needs of teens with cancer and other serious illnesses.

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The NEW YORK DAILY NEWS (http://nydn.us/160sY45) reports that over 275 cyclists have already registered for the two-day 175-mile ride that begins at the Jersey Shore in Asbury Park and finishes at Camp Simcha.

Abe Banda, owner of Pomegranite in Midwood, will lead a team of cyclists from Brooklyn.

“I like biking and I want to do something positive,” said Banda.

Donations for the event can be made the Buke4Chai website: http://www.chailifeline.org/events/Bike4Chai/ 


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