Atlanta ~ East Point ~ College Park ~ Union City
The Purple Wheel Charity Bike Ride, organized by The James M. Dixon Foundation, supports individuals with Alzheimer’s and related dementias, along with their caregivers. It also supports students studying brain health, gerontology, and neurology. This event raises funds, raises awareness about dementia, and provides caregiver support.
By participating in or supporting The Purple Wheel Charity Bike Ride, individuals can make a tangible difference in the lives of those living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias!
If your company or organization is interested in becoming a sponsor, check out the sponsorship packet! There are great perks that come along with each level. When you're ready, go to our registration page and click 'BECOME A SPONSOR.' If you have any questions please contact us!
7:15 am - 7:45 am EST
Participant Welcome & Sponsor Acknowledgement:
7:45 am - 8:00 am EST
8:00 am - 11:00 am EST
Swag Bag Handout:
8:30 am - 11:30 am EST
Ride assistance led by The Foundation provided volunteers and security will end at 11:30 am EST. Participants are free to ride under their own supervision following this time, but the event will end promptly at 11:30 EST.
In addition to being a fun community bike ride, this event is a fundraiser to raise money for Alzheimer's research, caregiver support, and much more! Explore the website to see how the Foundation is impacting the community.
Hop City Brewery (West End)
1000 White Street SW Atlanta, GA 30310
Route Break Segments:
10 miles, 15 miles
20 miles, 30 miles
Starting in Southwest Atlanta, the bike route will travel through 3 additional cities and contain 2 water stations/ break points for participants to take a beat or head back to the starting point. With varying segments, each rider is free to go at their own pace and desired distance. A detailed map of the route and directions to the meeting point will be provided upon registration.
Foundation volunteers and city police members will be present throughout the event to ensure a safe and seamless bike ride from beginning to end.
In the event of dangerous weather conditions, the James M. Dixon Foundation reserves the right to cancel the ride. Registration fees are non-refundable and will not be deferred to the next year. A meeting place will be provided for registered participants to pick up their swag bags.
For more information, please use this link: https://thepurplewheel23.swell.gives or contact The Foundation @ 404.263.6380.
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