2015

PRESS RELEASE – Collage Artist Poised to Unveil “Flying Students!”

July 8, 2015 – The Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut’s @287 Gallery, will feature artists
including Doug Dale, a bike racer for over 40 years who uses cycling as a central theme in his mixed media collages. Coming from his personal experiences, his artwork perfectly portrays the “brutal beauty” of the sport of bicycle racing. See Doug’s vision come to life as he integrates elements of the Danbury Audi -Race4Scholars Criterium, the beneficiaries, and historical aspects of downtown Danbury into, “Flying
Students.” Read more…

 

PRESS RELEASE – WHEELpassion Selects RmediA, LLC for  Video Production Montage

 June 24, 2015 – WHEELpassion, Inc. a 501(c)(3) non profit organization has been awarded $1,000 by Staples Foundation, the private charitable arm of Staples, Inc., under a program that lets Staples associates direct donations. The grant will be used by the organization to build brand awareness through digital and printed material.

“The funds will be instrumental in creating a visual presence to communicate WHEELpassion’s three signature programs…” Read more…

 

PRESS RELEASE – WHEELpassion Chosen by Staples Associate to Receive $1,000 Grant

April 20, 2015 –  WHEELpassion has been awarded $1,000 by Staples Foundation, the private charitable arm of Staples, Inc., under a program that lets Staples associates direct donations. “We are pleased to be selected to receive the Staples 2 Million & Change Grant,” said Duane E. Perkins, President & Founder of WHEELpassion, Inc. “The funds will be instrumental in creating a visual presence to communicate the features and benefits for WHEELpassion’s three signature programs; Health & Wellness, Mentoring, and an Education Leadership platform to launch public health initiatives …” Read more….

REGISTRATION IS OPEN! – Register Early – Register Often!

April 14, 2015 – Duane E. Perkins, Race Promoter of the 2nd Annual Danbury Audi – Race4Scholars Criterium is proud to announce that online registration for the event is now open. The event will be held on Sunday, August 16, 2015 in historic downtown Danbury, Connecticut. Event proceeds will help WHEELpassion, Inc. pursue its mission of advocating for healthy life choices for adolescents and to establish health & wellness, mentoring, and educational opportunities for students that express an interest in STEM disciplines.     Read more…

PRESS RELEASE – Cyclists Excite and Unite!

February 9, 2015 – Duane E. Perkins, Race Promoter and Founder & President of WHEELpassion, Inc. is proud to announce the return of Danbury Audi, as Title Sponsor of the 2nd Annual Danbury Audi – Race4Scholars Criterium, to be held on Sunday, August 16, 2015.  The event is free to the public and features an expo, vendors and two days of entertainment for youth and adults.  Event proceeds will help establish college scholarship funds for high school graduates who intend to major in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) disciplines.     Read More…

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