Wheels4Life – Providing Low Cost Quality Bikes for Third World Countries

Art of Fitness Laguna Fundraiser

<!—StartFragment—> <p class="MsoNormal">Art of Fitness Laguna Fundraiser</p> <p class="MsoNormal">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal">May 31<sup>st</sup>, 2008, in Laguna Beach California, Art of Fitness partnered with other local businesses to throw a block party that would benefit Wheels 4 Life.<span>&nbsp; </span>The event opened with a three hour Spin-a-thon. Participants supported the Wheels4Life mission by pledging a sum of money for every hour they rode the bikes.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">Later in the day, live music, food, raffles, and $5 massages attracted beach goers to hang out, and learn about the cause.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">The raffle prizes were donated by friends of the fitness center and tickets were bought at $1 each.<span>&nbsp; </span>After the winners were drawn, and the proceeds were counted, Art of Fitness had raised over $1950.- &nbsp;for Wheels 4 Life!</p> <p class="MsoNormal">Art of Fitness owners Marian Keegan and Fernanda Rocha were excited about the opportunity to give back on a local and global scope.<span>&nbsp; </span>&ldquo;We are so fortunate to live in such a generous community that understands this mission.&rdquo;</p><p class="MsoNormal">&nbsp;</p><p class="MsoNormal"><img src="/media/uploads/photos/2008/Jun/10/Block_Party_June_2008_070.jpg" />&nbsp;</p><p class="MsoNormal">Marian and Fernanda from Laguna Art of Fitness hosted the W4L fundraiser.</p><p class="MsoNormal"><img src="/media/uploads/photos/2008/Jun/10/Block_Party_June_2008_044.jpg" />&nbsp;Participants of the Spin-athon fundraiser</p> <!—EndFragment—>