Motorcyclists Contribute $167,000 to Aid Sick Children

Asheville, NC, September 30, 2015 --( From the Las Vegas Strip to the Capitol area, more than 700 motorcyclists gathered for children battling brain tumors over the weekend.

As of ride time, the family-friendly Baltimore-Washington and Las Vegas Ride for Kids events had raised $167,459 to support the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

The events honored eight local brain tumor survivors, our Ride for Kids Stars: Bradley, Brandon, Hannah, Kyndel, Olivia, Shelby, Teodora and Tobin.

"I can't thank all of you riders enough for making this a special day for me and my family. Ride for Kids makes us feel like family and I look forward to it every year," Las Vegas Star Hannah said.

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About Ride for Kids
Ride for Kids is a national series of motorcycle charity events that raise awareness and funds for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation, the world's largest nonprofit funder of research into one of the deadliest forms of childhood cancer. The Ride for Kids program also funds free educational resources and college scholarships for brain tumor survivors. More than 28,000 children and teens in the United States are living with the diagnosis of a brain tumor, and nearly 13 more cases are identified each day. American Honda is the presenting sponsor of Ride for Kids. Other national supporters include GEICO and Cycle World magazine. To ride with us to cure the kids, call 800-253-6530 or go to
Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
Mary O. Ratcliffe