The Journey of Hope Trans-America team arrived in Richland, Washington, June 5 after riding 80 miles from Yakima.
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The cycling trek lasted only two weeks, but the lives touched along the 865-miles of Gear Up Florida's route won't soon forget Pi Kappa Phi members like Sean Austin, Zack Cockerham, and Austin Craft. The Northwestern State University students were among the 31 cyclists and crewmembers riding across Florida to re-shape the perception of people with disabilities.
Moultrie's Reed Wells is about three days into a bicycle trek that will take him across the continental United States. And while he will surely see majestic sights and get plenty of exercise, the focus of his journey is to raise awareness and support for those with mental and physical disabilities. The journey will end on Aug. 8.
Cycling 800 miles for charity may seem like an extreme undertaking, but it's exactly what USF Pi Kappa Phi brother Chris Cain did last month for a philanthropic cycling event held each summer.
Jarrod Wagner, Omega Chapter (Purdue), was recently on Good Day Chicago talking about his upcoming cycling trek for The Ability Experience.
Four members of the Truman State Chapter (Delta Delta) of Pi Kappa Phi fraternity will be participating in one the fraternity's largest philanthropic efforts - "The Journey of Hope."
This summer, Kyle Gacke, and Connor O'Neill will bike for 4,000 miles Ñ 67-straight days Ñ starting from San Francisco and ending up in Washington, D.C. Gacke and O'Neill are two University of Iowa juniors participating in the bike ride, called the Journey of Hope, which is organized through the philanthropy their fraternity Pi Kappa Phi owns.
MOULTRIE Ñ Quite often we hear of individuals performing tremendous feats of endurance to bring attention to a particular mission. And so Moultrie's own Reed Wells joins those ranks in June when he will bicycle across the continental United States to raise awareness and support for those with mental and physical disabilities. The journey will end on Aug. 8.
This summer Kappa Delta (Florida Atlanta) Chapter brother Evan Camejo won't be spending his break hitting the beach. Instead, he will hit the road with 35 of his Pi Kappa Phi brothers from around the country to spread awareness for those with disabilities.