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Register or volunteer for special 50th anniversary bike route!
50-mile route celebrates the College’s 50th anniversary. Volunteers needed!
Help celebrate Whatcom Community College’s 50th anniversary by registering or volunteering for Tour de Whatcom’s special “WCC 50th Legacy Route” on Saturday, July 29.
We need at least a dozen volunteers to work at rest stations along WCC’s 50-mile route. Race participants and volunteers will receive a commemorative 50th anniversary shirt and earn hours toward the College’s 50 hours of service project. Volunteer opportunities range from 1 to 4+ hours and are located around the county. Register at tourdewhatcom.com; email firstname.lastname@example.org for volunteer opportunities.
WHO: WCC faculty, staff, students, friends and cycling enthusiasts. Everyone is encouraged to participate or volunteer. Invite your friends!
WHAT: Special 50-mile “WCC 50th Legacy Route,” part of this year’s Tour de Whatcom charity bike ride. Registration fee is $50 through July 1. After July 1, fee increases to $60. Register here.
WHERE: Ride starts at Boundary Bay Brewing in downtown Bellingham. WCC’s route cycles past some of the College’s former locations around Whatcom County for a beautiful 50-mile tour. See the route here.
WHEN: Saturday, July 29. The “WCC 50th Legacy Route” departs at 10 a.m. Volunteer shifts vary by time and location.
WHY: This special route, offered only in 2017, helps celebrate WCC’s 50th anniversary. Race participants and volunteers will receive a commemorative shirt (while supplies last) and earn hours toward the College’s 50 hours of service project. Rest stations along the route will collect donations for the WCC Foundation.
HOW: You can register online now at tourdewhatcom.com. If you’re interested in volunteering, please email email@example.com.