Baltimore, MD - Aug. 11, 2022 - The bikes are tuned up! The cyclists are training! Yaffa Caterers is heating the grills! All for the 9th Annual Bikur Cholim of Baltimore’s Biker Cholim Men’s Bike-a-Thon and Family Barbeque. This Sunday, August 14, 2022, at Ateres Elke join the already 150+ cyclists who will be traversing through Baltimore’s beautiful countryside on a 10-mile route, a new 25-mile route, or a new 50-mile route. It’s not too late to register to be a part of this exciting, fun-packed day. Log on to www.bikercholim.org and bike with us. Don’t miss out on what is shaping up to be this summer’s hottest event!
Bikur Cholim of Baltimore has over 450 volunteers. Bikur Cholim distributes over 8,000 meals to 8 different hospitals, delivers more than 3,000 meals to people’s homes, services patients and families from more than 40 different cities and countries, and provides over 3,000 rides to medical appointments and Shabbos and Yom Tov situations, visits over 6,000 patients in hospitals, homes, and facilities and provides patient advocacy services over 15 times a week. Come ride with us and be part of the team that helps so many. The money you raise supports these vital community services:
- Patient Advocacy
- Kosher meals to patients/families in the hospital and home
- Transportation to medical appointments and hospitals
- Transportation on Shabbos and Yom Tov
- Visitations in area hospitals
- Housing in the community
- Free-loan medical equipment
- Medical referrals
- Kosher Hospitality Rooms in four local hospitals
- Accommodations near area hospitals for Shabbos/Yom Tov
- Community and volunteer education
So, if you haven’t signed up yet or DONATED TO YOUR FAVORITE CYCLIST, go to www.bikercholim.org right now.
Don’t want to bike, but want to help Bikur Cholim-no sweat-literally, we have a “virtual biker” option. Have your friends and family sponsor your virtual ride and raise money for this vital organization. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 602.377.1384.
Bikur Cholim of Baltimore wishes to thank all our sponsors for their generous commitment to Bikur Cholim, the event, and the community.