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GOAL: $5,000
RAISED: $1,390

Nicholas Rush - Rider # 300

Dear Friends:

There are so many wonderful charities to choose from. I have chosen The SMART Ride (Southern Most AIDS/HIV Ride) because 100% of every dollar I raise will be shared with AIDS Service Organizations around Florida. Very few organizations can boast that they have this guarantee, in-fact it is unheard of in an event like this.

On Friday November 17th, and Saturday November 18th I will join the 20th Anniversary ride with hundreds of other individuals who will ride their bicycles or crew from Miami to Key West 165-miles. Our journey will be one filled with hope, with memories, with pride, and with the dream of a future free of AIDS.

I have set an ambitious goal to help raise $2 Million this year, I personally want to do more than the required $1250 because I believe what we do makes a difference. Did you know that those being infected at the highest rate are ages 13-23, not a typo! Education, prevention, and care can make this disease a memory instead of a present-day reality. Nothing would give me more pleasure than to hang up my bicycle and know that the world is free of HIV and AIDS.

I hope you will consider joining me on this journey and make a generous donation.

Margaret Mead once said, "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world, indeed; it is the only thing that ever has." You are part of the change, thank you.

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My Heroes

Jennifer Champion
Love you, Nic!! I hope you have an amazing ride!

Hunter Rittenberry

Gregory LOF

Richard Brower
Go Nicholas!!! You are amazing and incredible. Can't wait for our next ride together.

Thank you for helping the cause!

Ryan Bastle
You rock Nick and thank you for supporting such a great cause!

Jeremy Ayers
Thanks for making the world a better place.

Nicholas rush

Kyle McCluskey

Lily Wilson
May the wind be at your back! You’re doing a wonderful thing!

Luis Salaman
Enjoy the ride! 🤙

Courtney Betsill

Chris McCain

Brian Mock
Safe ride!

Jesse Sanchez

Kyle Vest
Prince of fear
Thank you coach for everything!

Rita Hebblethwaite