Santa's Bike Force - 14th Year

$5,000 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 23 people in 23 months
Billy Looper
on behalf of Terry DeCarlo
 ORLANDO, FL
OK…take a deep breath…slow down from the hectic Holiday “Busy Ness” and think back…way back.

Remember getting your first bike?

Remember how shiny and new it was?

Remember the feelings you had for the person who gave it to you…the loved one who put it together for you…taught you how to ride?

Remember your first taste of freedom as you wobbled down the driveway for the first time…training wheels and streamers and all?

My first bike…what a wonderful, happy day!

Just an idea?

What if…

You and everyone on your email list or Facebook page or Tweeters bought a child their first bike this Holiday Season…a child that most likely would not get one this year…whether you know the child…whether the child is a stranger…doesn’t matter.

What if…

You ordered a bike on-line and had it delivered to a needy neighbor?

What if…

Your social club…your cul-de-sac…your place of worship organized a last minute bike drive?

What kind of difference could we make this Season?

Excuses…plenty…

It’s last minute…I’m not organized…that takes work…so what?

Make it happen anyway!

It’s a lot of money…I’ve spent too much already…so what…the smile on the kid’s face will be worth it.

Make it happen anyway!

It’s a pain to get to the bike store…don’t you know how much traffic we have in our town…don’t you know how crazy people are in the stores this time of year…and the lines…so what…it’s a lifetime memory for some great kid.

Make it happen anyway!

Rules of the Game

There are no rules…do it anonymously…do it publicly…do it with your company…do it by yourself…buy one…buy 10…buy 1,000…doesn’t matter…just consider the idea of spreading this idea to everyone you know. Invite them to do the same…this is going to be fun.

2017 has been another wonderful and prosperous year…and we are going to celebrate it with a trip to the bike store…I invite you to join us for the fun.

This is our 14th year and it get’s bigger and bigger every year.

This year we are aligning once again with The GLBT Center of Central Florida , an amazing organization that offers a full range of services throughout central Florida, including services to children and families impacted by HIV.

Thanks to The Center 100% of your donation is tax deductible.  You will receive a letter from The Center for your tax purposes.

It’s just an idea!

With sincere love and gratitude this Season,

Billy Looper and  Tom Christ

PS: Share your story…how did it go…pictures of the kids…help this become an annual tradition? Put your story on Facebook by clicking the icon below …who knows where this could go? Just an idea…

PSS: If you are not able to get to the store, then please SHARE this email with your world…but also…

You can participate in 2 other ways…

1. Just help spread the word by Sharing, Texting, Emailing, Liking, Pinning, Instagramming, Hashtagging, Tweeting, Sending Smoke Signals…even telling someone in person (can you imagine?).

2. Or go to Link Below and purchase a bike online or make a contribution and we will make sure it gets delivered to a needy child in your name.

You can help us kick off the giving season by making a kid’s Christmas wish for a new, shiny bike come true!

Just click the Donation button:

We will go to the store and buy a bike and helmet in your honor. The package typically totals $100, but all contributions are appreciated.

Thanks again for being Santa’s Little Elf!




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Hello my little Elves! Remember your very first bike?

That question led to a series of events that for 13 years has brought hundreds and hundreds of "first" bikes to kids around the world.

Find out how you can help spread the word and get bikes for kids in your community. It's "Just an idea..."

Click www.gofundme.com/santasbikeforce to learn more. All donations are 100% tax deductible.
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It's that time of year again - for the 13th year in a row!Please help spread the word about Santa's Bike Force and how you can start one in your community.
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$5,000 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 23 people in 23 months
Created November 27, 2016
Billy Looper
on behalf of Terry DeCarlo
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DC
$200
Darcy & Terry Christ
22 months ago

So glad to be a part of making these children's lives a little brighter!

$60
Gordon & Sheri Smith
22 months ago

Thanks for the opportunity to help.

HH
$125
Hunter & Chase Hollman
22 months ago

Merry Christmas and Enjoy!

JJ
$100
J & J
22 months ago

Thanks for helping bring smiles to kids faces.

$30
Anonymous
22 months ago
CK
$35
Chira Kirkland
22 months ago

Every girl needs a pink bike with pink and purple streamers.

BC
$1,000
Barbara Christ
22 months ago

My favorite event to donate to and a wonderful guy making these bikes for kids happen.

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