We support fellow Chivers from Detroit who have taken on the challenge to ride to Austin, TX, to raise awareness for three great causes.
Chive Charities – a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that inspires theCHIVE's online community to champion orphaned causes in need of public awareness and financial assistance. theCHIVE community has become famous as "easily the most generous community on the web today.
Coalition of Dwarf Advocacy (CoDA) – CoDA was started in 2009 by Actor Martin Klebba. Martin’s work includes Pirates of the Caribbean (1-3), Mirror Mirror, Oz the Great and Powerful, and Scrubs to name a few. One in 40,000 people are born with dwarfism. CoDA develops programs to help the little person community in many ways including scholarship’s awarded at the national Little Person convention, facilitate some of the financial burden of adoption, fund custom made bicycles, and much more.
Healing Vercammen Hearts – The Vercammen family is a family of five boys, three of which have been born with congenital heart disease. Jacob, Carter, and Weston have already endured multiple heart surgeries and complications from their disease. Jacob will eventually require a full heart transplant within the next year.
For more information about Detroit 2 Austin, the charities being sponsored, or ways to get involved, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org