CycleFitCHICKS (CFC) Silent Auction Fundraiser is now closed:
The purpose for the Fundraiser was to raise money to create a bursary fund to help young amateur cyclist reach their competitive goals. This will apply to the 2015 season ie: helping financially to attend race(s).
HOW DID WE DO?
First CFC would like to THANK everyone who took the time to participate in our fundraiser, without you we would not have achieved such success!
-We had 63 individual donated items that totaled $6369 – Thank you to all the businesses who generously donated to the fundraiser
-Bundled auction items: 43
-Number of people who participated: 73 WOW
All auction items were bid on – yeah
Total Funds raised for the CFC Amateur Athlete Cyclist Bursary Fund: $3635
57% return, i would say a huge success!
After expenses: $3000
With this amount, we will be able to help 2-3 young athletes financially in the 2015 season.
By the end of January 2015, we will have all the details regarding the bursary fund up on our website. Procedures and application forms.
A committee will be created to review the applications and choose successful candidates.
We will start accepting applications in February 2015.
Ages of athletes who can apply will be posted.
CFC hopes to launch a bursary fund to help young junior female/male athlete cyclists achieve their cycling goals. As a nonprofit registered organization, our mission is to establish the clubs financial support for junior athletes, strengthen the cycling community with development training center and cycling program for our young athletes, in the Ottawa/Outaouais Region.
HUGE Thanks goes out to all the BUSINESSES that Donated to the Fundraiser
Oh So Good Desserts Westboro
Hummingbird Spa Westboro
Inside Out Barre Studio Westboro
Greenboro Community Centre
Loyly Boutique and Spa
The Westin Ottawa
Montgomery Massage Ottawa
Yuk Yuks Ottawa
Mont Cascade Golf Club
Aurthur Murray Dance Studio
Velozophie Bike Shop
Gord Weber photography
Camp Fortune Ski Resort