Bike Tour for Burn Injured Youth
Sponsor a kid for the Bike Across Wisconsin.
June 17-22, 2013
For the 2nd year PAC Tour is helping organize and support the bicycle tour across Wisconsin for kids recovering from burn injuries. The tour is promoted by the Wisconsin Alliance for Fire Safety (WAFS). Last year the tour was so popular the kids said they wanted to ride the tour again in2013.
This year the tour will travel from the Mississippi River to Madison, Wisconsin riding 40-50 miles per day for five days. The route will utilized bike trails and rural farm roads famous for good cycling in the area. PAC Tour is providing the logistical van and trailer support similar to a typical PAC Tour cross country event.
In 2013, we expect 10-12 kids to participate in the bike tour. We will also have adult staff members to ride tandem bicycles with some of the kids who need extra assistance.
The Wisconsin Alliance for Fire Safety sponsors a camp for Burn Injured Youth for a week in August. Participants of the tour are campers. WAFS and the camp are supported by wonderful volunteers and donors to include members of the fire service.
You can help support the Bike Tour on three levels with a Tax Deductible Donation.
$50 Donation: Sponsor a Night's Lodging
We will stay at small motels each night and your donation will help cover the costs for motels.
$100 Donation: Sponsor a Meal
We will eat picnic lunches during the day and evening dinners at local restaurants or diners.
$400 Donation: Send a Kid on the Bike Tour
Sponsor a kid for the entire week during the bike tour. After the tour you will receive an update letter and photos from the kid you sponsored during the week.
Please include your T-shirt size when you submit your donation if you would like to receive a 2013 Burn Injury Bike Tour T-shirt. To receive a T shirt you must make your contribution before May 1st. . Indicate your size in your letter or on your check - available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, Extra Large
Donations should be made payable to WAFS or Wisconsin Alliance for Fire Safety. Mail to PAC Tour, P.O. Box 303, Sharon, Wisconsin 53585 A tax deductible receipt of payment will be send to you by WAFS.
For more information about the bike tour you can contact Lon Haldeman at the PAC Tour office. 262-736-2453 <firstname.lastname@example.org>