The Darling Home for Kids is a children’s charity in north Milton, Ont. that provides supportive services to medically fragile children and their families. The sixth annual charity Wheels for Darling Home for Kids ride takes place on June 26. Since 2011, the charity event has raised over $400,000 and has helped fund projects like building a wheelchair accessible playground, a tranquil therapeutic sculpture garden, and renovations to a respite bedroom and the medication room.
Wheels for Darling Home for Kids ride is an inclusive family event welcoming to riders of all ages and abilities. Riders are supported along the route with rest stops, water and snacks. Darling Home for Kids invites corporate teams, families, and individuals to come out and support the cause. The event also has a pavilion for family activities.
Riders get a fundraising page that is automatically created upon registration to express commitment to the cause and as a tool to ask friends, colleagues and family to support the cause by making a donation.
Former professional and Olympic cyclist Michael Barry will be a guest at the 2016 event. For more information and to sign up for the ride visit darlinghomeforkids.ca