I’m riding for ApparentPlan because I want to support the training and education of people, especially seniors, on the benefits of nutrition and exercise. With a holistic approach one can improve health and mobility, and thereby improve one's quality of life! My restored health is proof that recovery, even against tremendous odds, is possible!Read More
Ragbrai 2019 Riders
I am riding for ApparentPlan because I am a caregiver. Sooner or later, everyone will be a caregiver. Caregiving is often a lonely journey. ApparentPlan supports caregivers and that is one reason I’m supporting ApparentPlan.
Also, I have not aged gracefully. I have struggled with weight and diabetes. Through inspiration from ApparentPlan, I have begun my journey back to health. I have lost 55 lbs. and enjoy bicycling regularly. Their mantra is “Live Long. Die Short; not in a nursing home.” When I retire, my goal is to cycle from coast to coast – being in a nursing home is nowhere in my retirement plan! ApparentPlan helps people, like me, live their most exuberant lives and that is another reason I’m supporting ApparentPlan!Read More
I’m riding for ApparentPlan because people with dementia should not be homeless. ApparentPlan supports individuals living in the community with dementia. Some of our clients need skilled care but do not qualify for skilled nursing care. Without ApparentPlan’s help, our clients, our friends, would face eviction and homelessness. I’m riding for safe and appropriate housing for all seniors.Read More