On Sunday morning, the 17th of March 2024, the city of Pune witnessed an extraordinary display of unity, passion, and compassion as the Punit Balan group sponsored Apla Pune Cyclothon by Champ endurance in collaboration with Women and Child and development department, Care For You Foundation has undertaken this event which received participation of more than 6000 cycling enthusiasts from all over the state.
IPS Krishna Prakash , the Honorary Race Director motivated the children to keep pedaling and keep exercising for a healthy future. With the support of the Care For You Foundation(as the charity partner),100 children from various orphanages of Pune and the surrounding area were gathered for this event. They were not only celebrated but also offered a chance to experience an atmosphere filled with laughter and excitement.
These young participants, aged between 11 to 15 years, were provided with shiny new bicycles, courtesy of the organizers, to ensure that they too could experience the thrill of pedaling 10km with the enthusiastic cyclist crowd through the city’s streets. To make the day even more magical, Care For You Foundation, with their dedicated team of volunteers, ensured that the children were treated to a delightful breakfast spread, offering them much-needed nourishment after indulging in a memorable cycling experience. Each participant was awarded a medal in recognition of their immense courage and determination to change their circumstances.
Goodie bags, filled with snacks and small gifts, were also distributed to each child at the end of the event, leaving them with tangible memories to cherish for years to come. The event was not only a celebration of the spirit of giving but also served as a reminder of the enduring power of unity and collective responsibility.
Through this event, the organizers aimed to inspire individuals and organizations to extend their support to these children, ensuring a brighter future for every child in need. The Care for you Foundation a 13 year old NGO that works for Orphanages that works across Maharashtra . It mainly focuses on the personality development and the career development of the teenage children. We are committed to serve the mankind and bring smile to the needy people.

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