FEARLESS FLYERS GOALS AND UPDATES

WHAT IS OUR FUNDRAISING GOAL FOR 2020

  • $15,000 - Giving Tuesday/Crowdfunding - Crowdfunding Deadline: Jan. 17th, 2020
  • $30,000 will expand our program by 30%, as well as allow us to create a resource hub for the youth participants & their peers

OUR 2019 HIGHLIGHTS

  • We safely graduated 10 participants from the 10-week program, making it over 40 graduates in total
  • Each successful graduate received a bicycle, helmet, jersey & lock
  • We hired 6 past graduates to lead the new participants, paying them for their time
  • Fearless Flyers participated and fundraised for Cycle for the Cause: The Northeast AIDS Ride

NEW ADDITION IMPLEMENTED FOR 2019

  • We implemented a closing ceremony for our graduates, giving them a chance to provide important feedback
  • We offered paid opportunities for our Graduates to help produce NYC Pride Ride
  • We successfully had an intergenerational overnight trip to Asbury Park, NJ
  • Fearless Flyers Leaders had their first international trip to the Gay Games in Paris

NEW FOR 2019

  • Creating Community Rides off-season for EVERYONE (FREE) once a month
  • Produce a scouting ride to Mawuni, an LGBTQ+ safe haven in upstate New York
  • We would like to add 5 people to our program, hoping to graduate 15 Flyers for 2020 and hire additional staff
  • Creating a intergenerational committee and advisory board
  • Creating a network of resources for our young people around NYC by promoting and outreaching our mission to other youth and sports organizations
  • Purchasing the needed promotional materials to do street outreach to increase club visibility
  • Rebranding our website, logo and look in honor of our 5-year success

OutCycling Fearless Flyers at the 2018 Gay Games in Paris

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