February 4, 2006 – Bicycles Without Borders, a non-profit subsidiary of Western Canada’s leading mountain bike tour operator “Fernie Fat-Tire Adventures,” is soliciting bicycle donations and financial support in order to assist in their goal of distributing bicycles to needy families in developing countries in Central and South America.
BWB is seeking donations of well-maintained used bicycles – or new bikes – as well as monetary contributions to assist with the shipping costs of sending the bikes. Additionally, all 2006 one-week and two-week tours booked with Fernie Fat-Tire Adventures will result in a $10 donation to BWB.
Fernie Fat-Tire Adventures is one of Canada’s leading mountain bike tour operators since 1996, offering tours and women’s skills camps ranging from 1 day to 2 weeks. Tours and camps are fully catered with deluxe accommodations and experienced local guides. For more information or to make a donation, please visit Fernie Fat-Tire’s website at www.ferniefattire.com, or call 1-888-423-7849