Join Team Life-Cycle for The Longest Day ride!

On Wednesday, June 20th, the Alzheimer’s Association is challenging everyone to a 16 hour endurance activity called The Longest Day and A Better Society is taking them on! We have created a team (Team Life-Cycle) on their website and need YOU to help pedal as long as you can with us on that day to raise funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. If you want to join our team, all you need to do is sign up online for one or more “shifts”. We’ve set up 60-90 minute shifts throughout the day from 5:30 am to 9:00 pm. Click here to sign up at signupgenius.com....

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SecondLife for School Supplies Drive video posted!

SecondLife for School Supplies Drive from A Better Society. We are holding a drive for reusable school supplies. When: Sunday, June 3rd from 1:30 to 4:30 pm Where: Lake Ann Park, Chanhassen Who: Excelsior Elementary and Scenic Heights Elementary Navigator...

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Looking for bikes!

Dear Friends and Neighbors, In service of A Better Society, we are organizing a Bike Collection and need your help! We accept donated gently used bikes, helmets, and other accessories all year. Donated bikes that need minimal maintenance (tires pumped up, gears adjusted, and chain greased) can be more quickly redistributed to families in need. Bikes and accessories may be dropped off at A Better Society’s facility (1453 Park Road, Chanhassen) any Tuesday between 6-9pm or Saturday morning between 9:30-noon. If this date/time does not work, please contact us to set up a pick up or an...

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Bike Distribution – Plenty of smiles in the rain

Mother Nature didn’t cooperate. But that didn’t matter to over 60 kids and adults who stopped by to pick out their “new” bike. In fact, not only did they brave the cold and rainy weather, but they smiled so big it provided the volunteers the warmth and sunshine where it really mattered. Big thanks to our growing volunteer base – these bike give-aways could never happen without so many involved in the bike repair, kids activities, and logistics. New this year was a professional video crew who was on-site to get footage for our upcoming video series (stay tuned!)....

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