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Media Inquiries

To talk with a spokesperson from the Habitat 500 Bike Ride, or to arrange an interview, please contact Habitat Minnesota at 612-331-4439, ext. 7 or

About the Habitat 500

The Habitat 500 Bike Ride is an annual bicycle ride fundraiser that covers up to 500 miles over seven days. Routes vary, but typically tour around Minnesota visiting Habitat affiliates, worksites, and homeowners. Riders raise funds and designate the Habitat for Humanity affiliate(s), locally and/or globally, he or she wishes to support. Over the past several years, funds raised have averaged over $300,000 with individual riders raising $2,300 (average) each.

About Habitat for Humanity of Minnesota

Habitat for Humanity of Minnesota is a statewide resource development and support organization that serves, advocates for, and advances the work of Minnesota’s 28 Habitat for Humanity affiliates to build and renovate affordable housing in partnership with people in need. We take seriously the challenge of eliminating poverty housing in Minnesota and are dedicated to supporting affiliates with building homes that create opportunities for families to break the cycle of poverty for future generations.

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