Bike Rally Booth
Jul 2 @ 12:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Volunteer to spin and raise some money for your Bike Rally fundraising at the PWA/Bike Rally booth at Pride Streetfair. Always a fun afternoon – so why not volunteer for a few hours.

Pride Parade
Jul 3 @ 12:45 pm – 11:59 pm

The Bike Rally will once again be marching in the Pride Parade. Join us. Contact Participant Engagement for more information or to confirm your participation

Packing Day @ Msgr. Fraser College
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:59 pm

MANDATORY for all participantsComplete any final paperwork, receive event packages, pack your gear into the Rubbermaid Bins and load them onto the Rustler Trucks.We recommend that you arrive no later than 11:00 am.Learn more…

Departure Day @ Allan Gardens
Jul 24 @ 7:30 am – 11:59 pm

7:30 am – Sign in8:00 am – Group Photos8:30 am – Speeches8:45 am – Group Stretch9:00 am – DepartureLearn more… 

2016 Steering Committee Debrief & 2017 Orientation
Oct 15 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

All 2016 Steering Committee members and 2017 Steering Committee members invited. The morning will be focused on sharing learnings from the 2016 event. The afternoon will be and orientation with goal setting for the upcoming year.

First Year Orientation
Nov 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

So you just signed up for your first Bike Rally as a Rider or Crew, now what? Maybe you’ve seen the pictures of the awesome experience and want to know more? Join Nora and Walter as they help get you on your way!

If you’re a past Rider or Crew, bring a family member or friend and help recruit for our 19th year!

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Bike Rally Holiday Launch Party
Nov 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Ring and ride in the season of giving by helping us launch the 2017 PWA Friends For Life Bike Rally now entering its 19th year! Make this the year you take the adventure of being a Rider or Crew and come out to learn more about the event that has raised millions of dollars for people living with HIV/AIDS in Toronto! Come spend some holiday time with us!
Remember to bring a non-perishable food item for the Essentials Market!

Nov 29 all day

GivingTuesday is a National Giving Day
Most people know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday  …now GivingTuesday is coming to Canada on November 29, 2016.
It is a new Canadian movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year after Cyber Monday. The “Opening day of the giving season,” it is a day where charities, companies and individuals join together to share commitments, rally for favourite causes and think about others.

World AIDS Day
Dec 1 all day

World AIDS Day is held on the 1st December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day, held for the first time in 1988.

Team Selection
Jan 11 @ 12:00 pm – Jan 13 @ 5:00 pm

As a rider in PWA’s Friends For Life Bike Rally, you have the opportunity to choose whose team you will be part of for the Bike Rally. Your Team Leaders are fellow dedicated to checking in on your training progress, passing on important information for your Bike Rally experience and most importantly, helping to make the Bike Rally a fun and safe event. As posted in the last Bike Rally Bulletin, team selection will be open between January 11th to 13th and every rider that registers before January 11th will have the option of choosing which team they will join.

Meet the Team Leaders that have volunteered their time this year. Visit:

If you have any questions, please contact the 2017 Team Lead Co-Leads
Stephanie and Cam