Richmond Hope Foundation “Lose the Training Wheels” is an amazing program that teaches children with disabilities how to ride a conventional two-wheeled bicycle. The children experience a freedom and confidence that was previously unavailable to them due to their specific condition.
Dates: August 8th-12th, 2011
Location: Weinstein Center for Recreation and Wellness, 28 Westhampton Way, University of Richmond, VA 23173
Who can participate?
- Have a diagnosed disability
- Be a least eight years old
- Have a minimum inseam of 20 inches
- Weight less than 220 pounds
- Be able to walk without assistive devices
- Be able to side-step quickly
- Be able and willing to wear properly fitted helment
Volunteer Needs: Contact Cindy Sharp email@example.com
- Searching for 12 volunteers per 1.5 hour session
- Volunteers Requirements:
- Sixteen (16) years of age and above
- Willing and able to run next to a child on a bike
- Committed to coming all five days for one session (1.5 hours per day)
- Session times are as follows:
- 8:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
- 9:45 a.m.-11:20 a.m.
- 11:20 a.m. – 12:55 p.m.
- 1:40 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
- 3:15 p.m. – 4:50 p.m.
REGISTRATION: Online at www.richmondhopefoundation.org.
Complete the application and return with the $150 camp fee by July 22nd. You will receive confirmation via email or phone with your session assignment.
To provide HOPE by sponsoring children for life-changing physical therapy services that enrich their lives and the lives of their families.
We strive to serve the over 3000 Local Richmond Area children with special needs, Cerebral Palsy and a variety of other diagnosis. HOPE is accomplished in an enriching outpatient therapy environment with superior quality therapy services, embracing the needs of our patients and their families, encouraging all to reach their full potential! This mission is accomplished by providing financial assistance to families in need.
Helping families afford therapy
Optimizing patient’s potential
Providing superior quality therapy services
Embracing the needs of patients
RHF provides scholarships for many types of therapy offered at the Richmond Hope Therapy Center: Intensive and Traditional.
For more information about the Richmond Hope Foundation and their events, please contact Cindy Sharp at (804)747-4673 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Richmond Hope Foundation
4900 Dominion Blvd., Suite B Glen Allen VA 23060
Phone: (804) 747-4673 Fax: (804)539-8308
“Remember the feeling of freedom and pride you experienced the first time you rode a bicycle?” Lose the Training Wheels; teach them to ride and see there they go.
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