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SMART Challenge Bike Ride - August 10-12
SMART Ride 2016Bethlehem Academy’s 6th Annual SMART Challenge Bike Ride is set for August 10-12. This event has produced nearly $300,000 over the past five years, providing additional financial assistance for families who might not otherwise be able to take advantage of the great faith-based education available at BA. In other words, the efforts of our riders and the generosity of their supporters are making a huge difference in young lives, something that we are all called to do. Know that every dollar counts, and when the totals are in, EVERYONE who has contributed will have made a positive impact.

To register to ride or to financially sponsor a rider, go to You can contribute there online by clicking on “Rider Donation Pages” and then the donation button of the rider(s) you would like to sponsor. If you would prefer, you can also send a check made out to Bethlehem Academy with SMART Ride and the rider(s) you would like to sponsor in the memo. Mail it to Bethlehem Academy, SMART Ride, 105 3rd Ave. SW, Faribault, MN 55021. Also, please pray for the safety of the riders and their support staff as they embark on this 3-day, 215-mile venture.  These riders are former students, current staff members, current and past parents, and other people who simply believe deeply in the mission of BA. Thanks to all riders, support staff and donors for what you are about to do!

For more information on the SMART Ride, to register as a participant or to pledge a participant, please visit:

Or, call Franz Boelter at 507-210-0993