Last update: the dust settles

Hi Everyone,

On November 29th the folks at River Woods had a gathering in the Co-op for me to see the members again. I did a little slideshow and told some stories about my trip. around 30 people came and I got a lot of hugs and handshakes: the event was very touching. The Ride for River Woods fundraiser raised $5,000 in total which is awesome! When I first got the ball rolling with fundraising for River Woods I was hoping to raise $3,000, and to nearly double that is fantastic.

I was given some cards from River Woods and a giftcard to Mec!  IMG_6766 IMG_6765

Everyone at River Woods was very kind and the gratitude expressed was flattering. A big thank you to everyone who came out!


All the best,



About Ben Last

Riding across North America by bicycle to raise money for the River Woods housing co-op after a fire on May 7th, 2015 destroyed homes for 26 families.
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2 Responses to Last update: the dust settles

  1. Paula says:

    Once again, we’ll done. You are an amazing young man whose heartfelt journey will continue. All the best for a successful future.


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