Tag: bicycle adventure

Congratulations, cyclists! Our 3,500-mile summer Bicycle Adventure is in the books

Congratulations, cyclists! Our 3,500-mile summer Bicycle Adventure is in the books

The Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure wrapped up its record-setting 2016 Summer Ride in Washington, D.C., today, having raised more than $285,000 — and counting — for The Fuller Center’s work across the United States and around the world. Funds are still being tallied, but the ride far exceeded its goal of $250,000 early in the […]

Bicycle Adventure cyclists stop, work in Illinois Valley

Bicycle Adventure cyclists stop, work in Illinois Valley

The Pekin Daily Times newspaper caught up with our Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure cyclists as they paused along their 3,500-mile journey from Seattle to Washington, D.C., to have a build day with the Illinois Valley Fuller Center for Housing. Thank you to First Christian Church of Creve Coeur, Ill., for hosting our hard-working riders. Complete […]

IN THE NEWS: Cyclists off bikes today, on job site in Craig, Colorado

IN THE NEWS: Cyclists off bikes today, on job site in Craig, Colorado

About two dozen cyclists on the Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure’s first group — the Orange Ride — going 3,500 miles across the country to raise money for and awareness of The Fuller Center for Housing’s work arrived in Craig, Colorado, on Tuesday, and the Craig Daily Press was there to talk with some of the […]

Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure races past $250,000 goal for 2016

Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure races past $250,000 goal for 2016

The Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure, which has raised more than $1.5 million since its first ride in 2008, had a simple fundraising goal for this year — $250,000. Fortunately, that goal is history as our record-breaking number of cyclists on the 2016 Bicycle Adventure have already raised more than a quarter-million dollars to help families […]

Former Habitat affiliate in Iowa to formally join Fuller Center when cyclists arrive

Former Habitat affiliate in Iowa to formally join Fuller Center when cyclists arrive

When Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure cyclists roll into Shenandoah, Iowa, on July 18, it won’t be just another stop on their 3,500-mile journey from Seattle to Washington, D.C. It also will be a chance for them to meet one of The Fuller Center for Housing’s newest covenant partners, The Southwest Iowa Fuller Center for Housing. […]

Bicycle Adventure’s first build day of summer ride includes tiny house ribbon-cutting

Bicycle Adventure’s first build day of summer ride includes tiny house ribbon-cutting

Our 2016 Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure summer ride — the biggest summer ride since the Adventure started in 2008 — had its first build day of the annual cross-country fundraising and awareness ride in Spokane Valley, Washington, on Thursday. Here are a few scenes from the stop that included a ribbon-cutting on the Inland Northwest […]

VIDEO: A chat with Fuller Center President David Snell

VIDEO: A chat with Fuller Center President David Snell

Fuller Center President David Snell held his first Facebook Live video chat and talked about recent happenings with the affordable housing ministry — including the upcoming Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure from Seattle to D.C.; the partnership with New Story Charity that is producing great results in El Salvador and is now under way in Bolivia; […]

Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure featured in latest issue of Spokes magazine

Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure featured in latest issue of Spokes magazine

Not only is the Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure featured on the cover of the latest Spokes magazine, but the ride is featured extensively in the issue from pages 6 through 10. We could tell you all about it, or you can simply read it below. The Bicycle Adventure’s cross-country summer ride begins June 10 in […]