Tour de Maize
Saturday, April 20
Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity Introduces Tour de Maize, a Bicycle Ride to Raise Roofs
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(see links below for additional forms)
Tune up your bike and hit the road for Habitat! Iowa Valley Habitat For Humanity is hosting its first annual Tour de Maize fundraising bicycle ride, Saturday, April 20th,2013. The round trip bike ride (approximately 70 miles) is scheduled to leave at 7:30 am & 9:00 am from Coralville along the Cedar Valley Nature Trail and arrive at NewBo in Cedar Rapids. Transportation will be provided if desired for the return trip.
The event will include a scenic bike tour of eastern Iowa’s corridor, with stops placed strategically along the way for refreshments and rest. Once riders arrive at NewBo, there will be games, prizes, entertainment and more!
Executive Director, Mark Patton says “I am excited to engage the community in a new and fun way. I look forward to breaking a sweat for safe, affordable housing with an energetic group of people willing to work hard to serve their community.”
The goal of the first annual Tour de Maize is to partner with the community in gaining awareness for more affordable housing for families and individuals in need and inspire future generations in service to their fellow citizens.
Who: Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity
What: Tour de Maize bicycle fundraiser
When: April 20th at
7:30 am - recommended for round trip riders
9:00 am - for one way riders to Cedar Rapids with transportation back to Iowa City
Where: Route starts at Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville on Cedar Valley Nature Trail, ends at NewBo in Cedar Rapids
Why: To raise awareness and money for new construction and to create a more cohesive and engaged community through Habitat for Humanity.
Cost: $85 (registration fee)
Goal: To raise $500 per rider.
Please complete these forms and return to Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity:
Contact us to order a jersey today! Cost is $75.
ATAC short sleeve cycling jersey with 3 back pockets and ¾ length hidden zipper with Hyperdri 3 performance wicking fabric. Relaxed fit. Full color dye sublimation print that will not impede the performance of the technical fabric.