Category Archives: Charity Notes

Unicycling for Charity Has It’s Rewards

Besides a sense of accomplishment at riding 1000 miles a year and more on a unicycle, I get a bigger joy seeing the effects my efforts – and those of you who donate to HCC – have on the kids.  … Continue reading

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Why I Ride a Unicycle

Sometimes its easy to forget the lives you can change by doing simple things, like riding a unicycle or making a small monetary contribution. Click on the “Donate” button in the upper right corner of this page to help save … Continue reading

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Adopt a Doggy!

Normally I’m plugging the Himalayan Childrens Charities (HCC), and still would like you to donate something to this worthy cause, today I have to put in a word for an orphan dog… My sister Page just sent me a request … Continue reading

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“Mutts and More” Unicycle Tour

I showed up at the “Mutts and More” event yesterday (Saturday, 6/4/11) at the Forsyth County Fairgrounds, fresh off a 14.4-mile round-trip ride on the Big Creek Parkway. So, what the heck, I rode my unicycle another 3.2 miles for … Continue reading

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Team Unicycle at the 2011 Atlanta Tour De Cure

“Team Unicycle” headed by Robert Coggins, rode the Tour De Cure on Sunday, May 15, 2011. I took the place of Chad Grosklag who is recovering from a broken leg.  Four of us, either by design or accident, pedaled the … Continue reading

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Unicycling the Tour de Cure

It’s official. I’m joining “Team Unicycle” on Sunday morning around 7 am on the Tour de Cure ride for Diabetes.  While this is not my stated charity, I am filling in for another member of the Atlanta Unicycle Club – … Continue reading

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Why I Ride: Meet Kabita Joshi

I want to share  some stories of the orphaned and abandoned children whose lives have been saved because of the Himalayan Children’s Charities orphanage in Nepal . . . Personal History: Kabita is an unwanted third daughter of an extremely … Continue reading

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No Rides (Too Much Snow & Ice!) But News

Message from Bruce Keenan, Founder of the Himalayan Childrens Charities: Happy New Year!  Please see below for a list of our HCC accomplishments for 2010 and looking forward into 2011 Accomplishments from 2010 and A Look Ahead Thanks to your … Continue reading

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Message from Bruce Keenan – Head of HCC

Bruce Keenan, the founder and organizer of the Himalayan Childrens Charities (HCC) just sent out a message on Facebook: “Happy New Year!!! HCC is now supporting 67 orphaned or abandoned children in Nepal both in an English medium boarding school … Continue reading

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Sponsor Information Video, Part 2

Here is more information about where your generous donation of $5, $10, $25 or more will go, and why I’m riding 1000 miles on a Unicycle . . . ! (BTW, I rode another 4.7 miles at Best Friend Park … Continue reading

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