In partnership with Birmingham’s charitable trust, St Basils, Dixons are excited to support the Bike for St Basils charity cycling event on Sunday 18th September 2016.
The event will raise money for the services St Basils provide to help homeless young people across the West Midlands get back into education, training and employment. This will enable them to take the next step in getting their lives back on track.
So whether you are a seasoned cyclist, or you would like to get the family involved, this could be a great way to get fit, have fun and support your local charity.
Date: 18th September 2016
Start Point: Birmingham Met College, Sutton Coldfield Campus, Lichfield Road, Sutton Coldfield, B74 2NW
Route 1: The Big one!
51 Mile, 3000 feet of climbing, circular route from Sutton Coldfield, through Cannock chase and Lichfield. £18 per person.
Route 2: Family fun!
9 Mile Family route around Sutton Park. £5 per person. Children under12 free accompanied by a paying adult.
To book your place and set up your Just giving sponsorship page click here.
The charity St Basils works to prevent youth homelessness by providing support, advice, accommodation and work opportunities. It helps over 4000 young people at risk of homelessness per year across the west midlands region. At any one time the charity has over 400 young people living in supported accommodation schemes, which for some young people includes their young children as well. The charity relies on the support of its local communities to ensure they can help homeless people achieve a brighter future.
For more information on the St Basils trust visit their website here.