Spidermonkey Cycling Club will be riding in Fennville, Michigan on August 19, 2018 to support Urban Initiatives. Spidermonkey Cycling is a cycling club based out of Chicago, Ill. Formed in 2007, they have over 100 members who participate in all forms of cycling, from competitive to recreational and everything in between. This is the second year that the Spidermonkeys will be riding for Urban Initiatives and in 2017 they raised over $14,000.
Urban Initiatives empowers Chicago's youth to become community leaders through academic success, healthy living, and social-emotional learning. They heighten the inherent power of sports and teamwork to unify diverse stakeholders and strengthen communities. Their programs support youth empowerment by allowing students to learn, practice, and experience success.