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Area 4-H’ers To Participate Fundraiser “Pedal With Pete”

By Staff | Sep 16, 2010

The Palo Alto County 4-H Youth County Council is again organizing the annual Pedal With Pete bike ride to raise money for research for cerebral palsy. The Pedal With Pete bike ride is set for this Sunday, Sept. 19, starting at 2:00 p.m. at the Palo Alto County Fairgrounds in Emmetsburg. Registration for the event will get underway at 1:30 p.m. at the Exhibits building on the Fairgrounds.

The Pedal With Pete ride is open to bicyclists of all ages on Sunday afternoon. The ride begins at the Palo Alto County Fairgrounds at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, with all proceeds raised through the rides going to benefit the Pedal with Pete Foundation – a philanthropic organization dedicated to raising money for the prevention and cure of cerebral palsy.   

Brochures with more details are available at the Palo Alto County Extension Office. Donations should be turned in during registration or sent to the Palo Alto County Extension Office, P.O. Box 323, Emmetsburg, IA  50536, prior to the ride. Checks should be made out to the Pedal with Pete Foundation.

Refreshments will be served to all participants at the conclusion of the ride, and prizes will be awarded at that time.

For more information about the Pedal With Pete ride, call Julie Naig at 712-852-2865.