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Ride Allegheny 2017
October 5 @ 8:00 am - October 8 @ 5:00 pm
What: 4 Day, 310 mile bike ride from Pittsburgh, PA to Gaithersburg, MD
When: 5-8 Oct 2017
Why: To raise money for disabled Vets
Why me: Me (Paul Veilleux) and my family’s connection to the military – Served: My Dad, an Uncle & Aunt WWII, sister, me (24 yrs), my son (3 tours Iraq), a nephew, cousins & children of some of my cousins.
Riding with me (if all goes as planned): 4 brothers, 1 sister, two nephews and my son.
Last year goal – $350K, raised $449,421 (total of $2.3 million since they started) – Ride Allegheny partnered with Operation Second Chance (a 501(c)3 organization)
http://www.rideallegheny.org/ – On the Ride Allegheny home page click on “Donate” then scroll down and click on “Donation for a specific rider” then type a “V” in the last name box and our names will pop up (3 of my brothers are doing it also)