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Leicester Kids COVID Relief Cycle Fundraiser

12 team members

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[p][b]The 10k Children's COVID-Recovery Cycling Fundraiser - THANK YOU & FAREWELL KIND COMMUNITY as the kids now go onto support the community sharing Cards of Kindness[/b][/p][p]10km Cycle Completed by[/p][p] Children from Leicester & UK friends[/p][p] Coming together responsibly to [/p][p] Cycle for national[/p][p] Communities and[/p][p] Charities[/p][p] Caring for[/p][p] Children with[/p][p] Cancer and people vulnerable to[/p][p] COVID outcomes[/p][p]Leicester children Alexander, Sophia, Andrew, Frederika, Toby, Holly-Grace, Alexander and friends around the UK have teamed up wanting to do their part in helping the wellbeing of our communities and charities through the COVID-recovery. And they're had fun doing it too. [/p][p][b]Morrisons plc, Freemans Common Leicester[/b] were amazing host of the Leicester Kids COVID-Relief Cycle Fundraiser with its shoppers donating £320.57! THANK-YOU Morrisons Community Champions for supporting our communities through COVID. Kind shoppers of the Coop, Leicester Forest East and Aldi, Thorpe Astley generously donated and we thank-you too.[/p][p]They kids have announced it on BBC Radio Leicester, Local Radio Leicester, started working out and are now completing their rides - well done Tamisha, William & Alexander first over the 10k line, followed by Micah and Sophia. A massive applause for our youngest cyclists over the 10km line goes to Coltrane and Charleigh, 5 years old! The team cheers Ashon, Jayden and Zara for completing in style with video footage to match followed by Andrew & Phillip. Another weekend saw Jayden out for a second 10km, supporting Ben over the finishing line. Liyah, Amy, Anthony, Azariah, Adam, Levi, Roen, Issabella and Kane a huge cheer on achieving your 10km cycling milestone. Braving the heat Kimoura, Kiana, Madoc, Mira, Anya and Jaya completed their 10km cycle. Braving the rains, Carys and Talia shared a wonderful 10km cycle, shared by sightings of ducks, ducklings, swans, signets, heron, damselflies, frogs and horses along the way. Nearing the end of the school holidays, speeding through came Frederika cheered on by her football team, Sophia, Alexander, Holly-Grace, Toby, Noah and Wandile triumphantly completed 10km rides with big smiles too.[/p][p]Going on behind the scenes the young cyclists have designed posters displayed in several shops so that more people had the opportunity to help someone vulnerable through COVID times - eg thank-you to the Co-op on Evington Road, Coop Leicester Forest East, Coop Stoneygate & Northside Bikes, Leicester for poster on your noticeboards and bike service offer. Thank-you University of Leicester & Rutland Cycles for promoting on your charity area on Facebook. Thank-you to MORRISONS plc, Freemans Common, Leicester Community Champion, who hosted Leicester Kids COVID-Relief Cycle Fundraisers as their Charities Focus to support our communities. [/p][p]Food-bank drop-offs from the £305 cash donations, have been prepared & delivered, recipients included to Leicester South food-banks, Corby food-bank, ACCDG-Helping-Communities food-bank and community services foodbank. 'Well done' to cycling kids of Leicester coming back to all the kids and to you who have donated for the charities who are now receiving their much needed donations.[/p][p]How?[/p][p]Taking to their bikes, each child has completed a 10km cycles before 30th August. THANK-YOU to the many kind donors who have helped us race past the initial £3000 for charities and food-banks. You spurred us on to raise the target and continue to support the wellbeing of even more youngsters, families and vulnerable through the COVID recovery period. [/p][p][b]Why?[/b][/p][p]Tens of thousands of families needing support due to loss of livelihoods.[/p][p]Tens of thousands of vulnerable people and children need help to eat.[/p][p]Tens of families needing support since losing loved ones.[/p][p][b]Who?[/b][/p][p]Alexander, Sophia, Levi, Molly, Andrew, Mira, Miles, Rosie, Ashon, Zara, Wandile, Charleigh, Anthony, Sophia, Phillip, Olivia, Maya, Adam, Amy, Azariah, Roen, Issabella, Jayden, Eliyah, Anya, Ben, Carys, Noah, Talia, Frederika, Nina, Tamisha, Micah, Millie, Hafsah, William, Kiana, Coltrane, Mira, Madoc, Jaya, Loti, Alexander, Kane, Kimoura, Toby, Holly-Grace and Kane aged 5-17years will ride 10km each. Highlights of their journeys will be posted on the Virgin Money-Giving site to allow many to share in the experience upon each ride’s completion. [/p][p][b]Beneficiaries:[/b][/p][p]Rainbows Children Hospice Registered Number 2743297[/p][p]ADRA-UK Registered Number 1074937 [/p][p]Bridge Homeless Charity Registered Number 6883209[/p][p]Sickle Cell Society Registered Number 1046631[/p][p]Foodbanks by direct cash sponsorship to include kids choice eg. Corby, Leicester Central, ACCDG-Helping Communities and Leicester South Food-banks.[img][/img][/p]
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Oct 5, 2020

Aldi - Thorpe Astley

Great cycling from shoppers of Aldi - Thorpe Astley


Oct 5, 2020

Coop-Leicester Forest East

Well done kids from the generous supporters attending Coop Leicester Forest East


Sep 23, 2020


£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Sep 11, 2020

Morrisons, Leicester

Well done all Leicester Kids Covid-Relief Cycling Fundraisers on fantastic news raising £320.57 at amazing Morrisons, Leicester from Alix, Community Champion 👏 'A lovely gesture using £100 to donate to foodbanks'


Sep 10, 2020



Sep 9, 2020

Priscilla Andrews

Well done to Sophia So So fantastically brilliant. 🙏🏾🤗😘


Sep 7, 2020

Mzi Ndlovu


Sep 3, 2020

Judith Skilbeck

Well done Mollie and friends

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Sep 2, 2020


Thank you for being a caring inspiration and keep going amazing kids.

£40.00 plus £10.00 Gift Aid

Sep 1, 2020

Aunt Fie

Welll done Wandiile

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

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Kelly Payne

Andrew and Phillip Uhegwu

Andrew and Phillip Uhegwu

Vaishali Gill

Vaishali Gill

Fiona Francis

Fiona Francis

Patrice Dantzie

Patrice Dantzie

Linda Browne

Linda Browne

Lisa Lakhani

Lisa Lakhani

Imara Bromwell

Imara Bromwell

Suzanne Vincent

Suzanne Vincent

Beth Broadhurst

Beth Broadhurst