North! is a fundraiser for the Histiocytosis
Association of America. In order to be part of the ride,
you must raise donations (or make them yourself). Official riders
will receive sag support on the ride, lodging, some meals, and other
Fundraising requirements are:
|To take part in the entire
|To take part in part of the
ride: $200/day for each day ridden|
We welcome riders who can only take part
in one or more days. Please feel free to with any
Association of America is recognized as a tax exempt organization under
section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Federal Tax ID #
Watch for updated information on
how to raise funds, including online fundraising support.
Some ideas for fundraising that have been
successful for other riders:
|Sell T-shirts. Come up
with your own design, or use ours. for the official artwork.|
|Hold fundraising events.
One Big Fix rider raised money with a taco-eating contest at a local
restaurant. Others held dances and parties. Two
Wheels North riders held a fundraising century ride. Remember that
donations are tax-deductible!|
|Raffles. Find a local
merchant who will donate merchandise and hold a raffle. for help setting up online ticket sales.|
|Friends and Co-Workers.
Ask your friends and co-workers to chip in. Check with your
employer to see if they will match donations.|
The key is to be creative and to be
proactive. Many people are more than willing to donate, but
they need to be asked.