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Photo banner for the 2022 Ride to Thrive with a photo of a group of riders from the 2021 event in Abbotsford, BC

Bring life-saving help to children displaced by conflict

What is Ride to Thrive?

This year we have watched in horror as schools, hospitals, and civilian convoys have been attacked in Ukraine. More than 2.5 million children have been displaced because of this war. And yet this is only a fraction of the more than 400 million children who are impacted by armed conflict worldwide.

Moved by these realities, and as people transformed by the gospel, you can make a difference for these children!

This year, our annual Ride to Thrive is focused on raising awareness with ERDO to support for children in crisis due to armed conflict. Will you join us to reach our goal of $300,000 to help children in Ukraine, Yemen, Afghanistan, and the Democratic Republic of Congo?

When you chose to participate, advocate, and give, children will receive:

Photo outlining the impact a donor can have when partnering with Mission Global for the Ride to Thrive.

More than a Ride

Not everyone is a bike rider, but everyone can make a difference. This year, we are welcoming runners and swimmers as honourary "riders." All that matters is that you participate!

Photo of two volunteers at  the 2012 Ride To Thrive event in Abbotsford BC
Photo of a rider at the 2021 Ride to Thrive event in Abbotsford, BC
Photo of Murray Cornelius with a family smiling at a camera in the 2012 Ride to Thrive event in Ottawa, Ontario

Get Involved

Bring your community together to help children by hosting a ride as a church or as an individual.
Get out your best spandex, pump up those tires, or lace up your runners! Join Canadians across the country to support children in conflict zones.
Donate to friends and your church family as they ride to impact vulnerable children and give them the necessities of life!
Daniel Weigert, 2021 ride to thrive quote

If you would like to donate via cheque, please make cheques payable to the "The Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada" or attach a void cheque for monthly contributions. Please ensure that "Ride to Thrive" is written in the memo line.