The Ride:Well Tour


1:51pm Thursday, Feb 28
The Popular Author of 'Blue Like Jazz' Joins 'The Ride:Well Tour' Bicycling from Los Angeles, CA to Washington D.C: Proceeds To Build Wells In Africa Through Jars of Clay's Blood:Water Mission.

Donald Miller has joined with Blood:Water Mission and Venture Expeditions in their plans to build 1000 Wells in Africa. This summer, Don will join riders on the Ride:Well Tour, cycling from Los Angeles, CA to Washington D.C. to generate funds and raise awareness for Blood:Water Mission's 1000 Wells Project.

The riders will begin their trip on June 4th traveling a southern route across the United States, finishing in Washington D.C. on the 28th of July. They will be speaking at churches and schools along the way, as well as participating in city rides in Dallas, Nashville, and Washington D.C.

The Ride:Well Tour is a joint effort between Nashville based Blood:Water Mission and Minneapolis based non-profit Venture Expeditions. The tour exists to promote awareness of social justice in North America while generating funds for water projects in Africa. The tour is still accepting applicants for the ride on their website For more information go to



Just a reminder that this is the last week to complete applications for the cross-country ride. You can apply at If you have any questions or comments email us at ridewell@bloodwatermission

Annette Sargent

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