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Ride supports orphanage

Arelene Lihala and group of riders are embarking on a Bike for the Children Tour from Spirit Square in Campbell River to Victoria’s inner harbour Aug. 3-4 to support the children at Chikondi One Heart Angels Orphanage in Malawi, Africa.

Lihala is the founder of the orphanage which opened in July 2012.  She will be traveling back to Africa at the end of October with a group of volunteers to work directly with the children at the orphanage.

All pledge amounts are welcome and 100 perc ent of the funds raised will go directly to the project.   To learn more about the Bike for the Children tour contact 250-204-3612

E-mail  helpedthechildren@hotmail.com

Web:  www.chikondiorphanage.com

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