Project Pedal 2017 Update

June 17, 2017
8:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Riders enjoyed a beautiful, sunny day–perfect for enjoying scenic bike routes throughout the community. It was a day filled with food, fitness and fun!

Project Pedal is a charitable bike ride that brings people together as individuals and teams to share an unforgettable experience with friends, family and co-workers; while raising funds for Village Project.

2017 Routes

Artichoke Adventure 35 Mile

Awards for our top Fundraisers are listed below!

Congratulations to the teams and individuals that helped make this year’s event such a success.

Individual Fundraising Awards

The top individual fundraiser: receives one month of VP meals for up to 4!

Winner:  Delaney Murray

eBike EZ Pedaler T500 Electric Bike Winner

Winner:  Chris Broadbent

Team Fundraising Awards

The Top Fundraising Team: wins a cooking class and fun evening for up to 12 people at Village Project!

Winner:  Team Cancer Survivors & Remembrance

Most creative Team Name:  Receives naming rights for a Village Project recipe! (VP approval required)
Winner:  Grateful Tread
ebikescentral EX PEdaler T500

2017 Project Pedal Funds Raised: Over $35,000!

These funds will allow us to continue cooking 3 days a week for our clients.  Proceeds from this event directly benefit clients by helping Village Project fulfill our mission of coming together as a community of all ages by providing nourishing meals and extended care and service to our neighbors experiencing cancer.

A Big Thank You to All Our Sponsors

Executive Chef


Sous Chef


Assistant Chef

Kurt Thomas, D.D.S.Nick Gravino, D.D.S.
360° InsuranceMarilyn Bower
Joyce Buick GMCMannix Construction Management LLC
Bay Furnace & Sheet Metal, Heating & A/CGreat Lakes Martial Arts
Seeley, Savage, Ebert & Gourash Co. LPAGiant Eagle – Avon Lake

Take a look at this year’s numbers







Why Sponsor?

Project Pedal Sponsorship provides an opportunity to create positive corporate awareness and brand visibility while demonstrating community support.  Funded entirely through donations, your contribution directly benefits Village Project’s clients by enabling us to continue our mission: “To come together as a community of all ages to provide nourishing meals and extended care and service to our neighbors experiencing cancer.”

Creating a Project Pedal Team promotes health and wellness and encourages philanthropic involvement for employees while building camaraderie and team spirit.  Families and friends enjoy a fun day of activity while pedaling scenic routes throughout the community. Create one or multiple teams within your group or organization. Compete against other teams to raise the most donations. Prizes will be awarded to top individual and team fundraisers.

Consider being a sponsor for next year’s ride!

Village Project is a 501(c)(3) and welcomes matching gifts.

The following list of Individuals and Teams raised nearly $12,000 for Village Project!  Your support makes such a difference to our clients.


Ed Godic $ 3,520

Michael & Delaney Murray $ 953

Barb Harrell $ 929

Joe Talaba $ 851

Heather Ransom $ 576

Jeff Harrell $ 546

Josh Harrell $ 296

Wendy Kiger $ 253

Tricia Steiskal $ 252

Grady Reinke $ 247

Holly Colleran $ 150

Anita Adams $ 120

Misty Elek $ 104

Julia Kowal $ 103

Dan McLaughlin $ 103

Dianne Biddlestone $ 100

Lisa Scheer $ 100

Mary Holtz $ 80

Finnegan Harty $ 80

Rachel Boggess $ 76

Holly Cavalier $ 52

Kirt Frye $ 52

Mary Bennet $ 50

Katie Aschenbrenner $ 50

James Marzavas $ 50

Alfonso Hinojosa $ 50

Jeffrey Partridge $ 50

Sekar Vankatarama $ 30

Becca Huntington $ 26

Cheryll McCarty $ 25

Chris Connors $ 25

Rosemary Holtz $ 25

Cara Radcliffe $ 25

Mary Ellen Voiers $ 25

Janet Vinciguerra $ 25

Bob Hauer $ 25

Ann Shenk $ 10

Brian Boucher $ 5

Team Captains

Team Cancer Survivors & Remembrance Ed Godic $ 3,520

Team Daffodil Heather Ransom $ 1,336

Quality Select Homes Mike Sathre $ 1,089

Green Aprons Barb Harrell $ 1,029

Textbook Painting Michael Murray $ 953

Village Pedalers Tricia Steiskal $ 683

Hyland Software Jeff Harrell $ 551

Team MalPal Mary Bennett $ 531

Grateful Tread Holly Colleran $ 501

Okey Dokey Artichokey Jason Reinke $ 323

Josh Harrell Josh Harrell $ 296

Bay Pres Marty Vanderkarr $ 253

EBikesCentral Antia Adams $ 220

River Riders Mary Holtz $ 190