$44,000 raised for ALD at May 2014 UPenn Rare Disease Bike Ride!

On Saturday, May 3, 2014, the weather was gorgeous and nearly 20 riders on "Team ALD" participated in the first annual University of Pennsylvania Million Dollar Bike Ride for Rare Diseases.

See the photo gallery here.

  • ~20 riders for Team ALD.
  • 540 total riders in the event.
  • Team ALD raised $22,000 for ALD research and the University of Pennsylvania doubled that (since we met our $20,000 goal) and a total of $44,000 will be directed toward ALD research!
  • Overall, the event raised $1.4 million for rare disease research at the University of Pennsylvania!

Can't wait for the 2nd time the ride occurs in 2015!  Check here for more info.