Wendy’s Franchisee Completes Monumental Task

Ed Anderson biked 4,000 miles across the U.S. for children waiting to be adopted from foster care
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Ed Anderson started out with a mission to honor his late friend Dave Thomas. The Wendy’s Founder made it his mission to always give back and did so in a big way when he created the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. The Foundation focuses on dramatically increasing adoptions from foster care. Anderson thought, what better way to honor his friend than to ride coast to coast to raise awareness and $1 million to help find forever families for children in foster care.

Desert Heat Doesn’t Deter Wendy’s Franchisee from His Goal

4,000 mile bike ride nears completion
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Ed Anderson has endured it all. From flat tires to a trip to the ER, but the Wendy’s Franchisee who owns restaurants in the Virginia Beach area is on a mission. Anderson is riding his bike 4,000 miles across the country to raise $1 million and awareness for the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. The Foundation furnishes grants to adoption agencies across the country to employ adoption recruiters who find homes for children who have been in foster care the longest.

Where the Rubber Meets the Road

Meet the Wendy’s franchisee biking across America for children in foster care

Where the rubber meets the road. A cliché for where the hard work takes place, but for Wendy’s franchisee Ed Anderson, it’s truly where he plans to raise $1 million for the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. After months of training, Ed will strap on his bike helmet, pump up his tires and hit the road for a two-month bike ride across America, all in the name of foster care adoption.

Aramark Kicks Off Summer Travel Season with New Partnerships, Upgraded Amenities, Centennial Celebrations

Aramark to Celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th Anniversary, Aug. 25
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PHILADELPHIA, May 16, 2016 /3BL Media/ - With travelers finalizing their summer vacation plans, Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), the award winning food and hospitality partner for national and state parks and other leading leisure and cultural attractions across the country, is kicking off the travel season by celebrating new and continuing partnerships, debuting enhancements to its portfolio of properties and attractions, and introducing promotions to celebrate th

Wendy’s Franchise Owner Plans “Tour de Adoption”

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Wendy’s Franchisee Ed Anderson is training day in and day out for a bike ride across America. He tells the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption exactly what is driving him to raise awareness about foster care adoption and how you can help.

“Dave Thomas’ commitment to giving back drives me to help and do much more,” Ed wrote in a letter.

Charlotte Residents Celebrate 15th Annual Fueling Good Charlotte Mountain Bike Series

CITGO Petroleum and Nisbet Oil Sponsor community bike race in Charlotte
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CHARLOTTE, N.C.,  May 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ – For the second year, CITGO Petroleum Corporation and Nisbet Oil are bringing Charlotte cyclists together for the weekly CITGO Fueling Good Charlotte Mountain Bike Series, a 12 race series that began April 15 and runs every Wednesday evening through August. Open to participants of all ages, the series provides an opportunity for cyclists to race at a lower cost, as entrance fees and administrative costs are subsidized by CITGO and Nisbet Oil.

Houston Bicycle Revolutionaries

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Do you ever wonder why so many people ride bikes in a place like the Netherlands while so few do in Texas? Both places are flat with temperate weather, and physicists call the bicycle the most efficient means for human transportation yet invented, so why do residents in one location ride bicycles at so much lower a rate? Well, the answer, it turns out, is complicated and involves political, cultural, and practical factors.

Look, Ma, No Hands! – Bicycle Innovations

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Are you one of the many people who thinks about taking your bike to do an errand more often than actually taking your bike for that errand? If one of your reasons for driving instead is that you don’t have the energy for a workout or it’s just too dark outside, you won’t want to miss this week’s episode of Sea Change Radio.

Mark your calendars– several learning opportunities this fall for climate supporters with eco-events across the country– and world!

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) September 14, 2011 - There are 4 great events over the next few weeks—one even starts today! Here at Climate Counts, we’re always trying to expand our knowledge of other climate organizations out there and we want our supporters to be armed with the latest knowledge related to climate change, too.

How to Become a Bike Friendly Office

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company

"Think of bicycles as rideable art that can just about save the world."  ~Grant Petersen 


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