Riding for Syria

$3,095 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 52 people in 33 months
Olivier Perrachon
on behalf of Lexi Shereshewsky
 LARCHMONT, NY
Hi,

My name is Olivier and I am currently trying to raise money for a cause close to my heart. During 2014, I spent much of the year in Jordan working with Syrian refugees organizing sports camps for girls between the ages of 4-16.

A year later, the situation in Syria has not improved. The refugee crisis in surrounding countries is only getting more desperate.

I want to do my part to help. I have decided to cycle for Syria. For every dollar donated, I will ride a KM. All proceedings will be donated to the Syria Fund, an American charity dedicated to supplying material goods and building classroom in Syrian refugee camps. It was a founded by a good friend, Lexi Shereshewsky, whom I met while studying at the American University in Cairo and the daughter of my parents' close friends. Here is the link to the charity. http://thesyriafund.org/

Many thanks! Whether it's $5. $50 or $500, every dollar will help.

Best wishes,

Olivier
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Dear Donors,

I hope this message finds you well. Wow, it has been almost a year since I started working with the Syria Fund. First of all, I wanted to thank you for continued support. I m coming up on the completion of my kms. ACL injury sidelined me for a few months.

The charity has grown at level the founders did not expect. They have raised over $200,000. With these proceeds, they have been able to grow their operations in Azraq, Jordan. I will be sharing with you an official annual report by early October.

Again, I cannot thank you for supporting me. The challenge continues and I will not stop riding.

Olivier
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More than half way raised!! Thank you so much for the continued support!
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Passed the $2000 mark. Many thanks to all for your donations.
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Over $1200 raised!!! Many thanks for all support. Just finished another 80 km ride.
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$3,095 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 52 people in 33 months
Created August 19, 2015
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JP
$100
Jacqueline Plumez
20 months ago

wonderful that you care so much about this cause.

$20
Michael E.
25 months ago

Don't stop riding!

CM
$55
Carl Minikes
28 months ago

Good Luck buddy and cycle on!

RH
$30
raphael hemmerle
28 months ago

Excellent! Nous ne nous connaissons pas, mais je te souhaite de reussir de tout coeur afin d'aider ceux qui souffrent de Daesh! Bonne chance

GH
$70
Ghada Haddad
29 months ago (Offline Donation)
$100
Anonymous
30 months ago
$100
Anonymous
30 months ago
DG
$75
Dorothy Gudefin
30 months ago (Offline Donation)
LA
$15
Laure Albouy
30 months ago

Bravo Olivier, so impressed by your initiative!

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