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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 habitat500@hfhmn.org

About the Habitat 500

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

About Habitat for Humanity of Minnesota

Habitat for Humanity of Minnesota (Habitat Minnesota) is a statewide support organization for Minnesota affiliates of Habitat for Humanity International. Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, community and hope.

Through advocacy, collaboration, and leadership, Habitat for Humanity of Minnesota advances the work of Minnesota’s Habitat for Humanity affiliates to create and preserve affordable homeownership.

Spread the Word!

Looking to recruit more riders or ask for donations for the 2022 Habitat 500?


Habitat 500 Press Release 2022: Share our general press release to spread the word far and wide about our event.

Sample Rider Press Release Use this template to create a personalized press release about your Habitat 500 Ride! Sections to fill in or that you can change/adapt are highlighted — make it your own! Find an example here: Hallie Houseman Example Press Release