Club Donations in 2012
The club donated over $17,000 to various cycling related causes in 2012. A donation of $10 per club membership was made to the Florida Bicycle Association as well as $3000 in donations to the League of American Bicyclists to continue their work advocating for cyclists at both the state and federal level. The club donated 100 kids helmets to Suwannee and Madison counties (where the Florida Bicycle Safari is held) and 200 more to the Clermont area schools (where the Horrible Hundred is held). The club also donated helmets to the Down Syndrome Foundation of Central Florida to support their Lose The Training Wheels event. The club was a major sponsor of the Tour de Cure ride that benefits the American Diabetes Association and sponsored teams for the Ride4Ronald that benefits the Orlando Ronald McDonald House, as well as the Camp Boggy Creek Challenge Ride that benefits Camp Boggy Creek. The club donated to the New Hope for Kids Charity in support of their Christmas Kids Ride. Additional donations were made to the Ocala Mountain Bike Association to continue their off-road trail development and maintenance programs, the Friends of Ferndale for their support of the Horrible Hundred rest stop, and the West Orange Habitat for Humanity Home At Last program.