Pedal for Promise

Holman-ARI raises UrbanPromise funds - Courier Post

MOUNT LAUREL — Employees from Holman Automotive Group and its subsidiary ARI recently helped raise more than $24,000 in the annual Pedal for Promise event to support the UrbanPromise Academy in Camden.

The Holman-ARI team, consisting of more than 30 bikers and 10 volunteers, was the event’s top fundraiser, bringing in $24,395 in pledges for the May 4 event.

“We are proud to support UrbanPromise and the work that they do,” said Frank H. Beideman, vice president of resource development for Holman Automotive.

IN THE NEWS: Medford bike ride gets city kids in touch with nature

By Andy McNeil, Courier Post
Sunday, May 5, 2013

MEDFORD — The first 10 miles of the eighth annual Pedal for Promise bike ride held Saturday in Burlington County was a struggle for Camden teen Faith Kroma.

“My breathing was really heavy, my bike seat was too low and my knees started hurting,” the 16-year-old said. “I wanted to just give up and do the 15 miles instead of 30.”

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