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Bicycle Around America update: A promise from Switzerland

Brian D’Apice’s Bicycle Around America adventure has gained momentum and an outrageous amount of support from across the country. Friends and strangers have donated to Brian’s designated charities (Pencils of Promise and Connecting Families), put him up for the night, … Continue reading

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Army veteran to bicycle 10,000 miles around America

Brian D’Apice was backpacking half a world away when he dreamed up his next adventure, a 10,000-mile fundraising odyssey he’s calling “Bicycle Around America.” It’s exactly how it sounds. Brian, 30, of Glen Rock, Pa., will ride solo through every state on … Continue reading

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Refugees ‘just need someone to walk alongside them’

Three summers ago, Sean Haley found himself delivering a couch to a refugee family on Syracuse’s North Side. He was with a friend, Nicole Watts, and they talked about her vision of helping the city’s refugee population, which grows by … Continue reading

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