BMPM kicks off 10th anniversary with charity fun bike ride

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 25 2017 08:55 PM

 

To kick off its 10th anniversary celebration, ABS-CBN News' citizen journalism arm Bayan Mo iPatrol Mo (BMPM) is launching a 10-kilometer fun bike ride for the benefit of persons with disabilities (PWDs).

With the theme "Isang Dekada, Isang Pamilya", BMPM's celebration includes the ride, dubbed [email protected]

To be joined by partner schools and partner cycling groups, [email protected] aims to collect 250,000 PET bottles, which will be donated for the benefit of Tahanang Walang Hagdanan, a non-profit organization that aims to uplift the lives of the orthopedically handicapped persons.

Funds from the sale of PET bottles will be used to buy a motorcycle with a customized sidecar suitable for wheelchairs. 

Those interested in helping to uplift the lives of persons with disabilities can donate PET bottles on August 28, Monday, at Liwasang Aurora, Quezon Memorial Circle. 

Those who could not make it on the event day can donate to BMPM opportunity as the collection will continue throughout the remainder of this year.

For more information, see the Bayan Mo iPatrol Mo Facebook page.