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Helping Children: Soccer Equipment in Ghana

Spring 2010 InGear [caption id="attachment_2887" align="alignleft" width="300"] Recipients of soccer equipment from the Westchester NY Cycle Club[/caption] In the United States, it’s a common sight to see kids in schoolyards and backyards, on the beach or on the street, get together to play a casual game of football or just to toss the pigskin around. The same is more...

Westchester: A Well-planned Collection Turns Out Even Better Than Planned

by David McKay Wilson Fall 2006 InGear When the Westchester Cycle Club began planning a used bicycle drive for Pedals for Progress, we hoped to collect 150 bikes. That was enough to fill the truck we rented to deliver them to High Bridge, New Jersey, where Pedals for Progress is based. But then we partnered with several houses of worship, a few community groups, and more...

Chase Manhattan Bank Sponsors Simultaneous Fall 1999 P4P Collections in Four States

by Andra Stam–Taylor Summer/Fall 1999 InGear Chase Manhattan Bank is strongly committed to the communities which it serves. As part of a comprehensive corporate philanthropy initiative, one of the ways that Chase displays this commitment is through an annual October event called “Global Days of Service” (GDS). In 1998, 13,000 Chase employees, along with more...