Cycle Miles for Smiles

Smiles on Hearts and Faces

 

Contact Details;

tertiusventer@gmail.com

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Tel +31 63 426 7313 and +27 71 151 5604

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- My Mercy Ships account

 

How many people have been reached with the plight of the poor and how much money has been raised to serve peoples who cannot afford it but in desperately need of surgical care;

 

Bicycle Tour 2017 - San Francisco to San Diego September 8 -20 2017

 

1. Peoples reached.

 

Talks; Health students at Loma Linda University, California

 

2. Funds

Expenses

 

Air plane ticket and transport of bicycle, $ 1 419

Accomodation $ 450

Food, supplements $ 250

Bike equipment $ 190

Total $ 2 309

 

 

Funds raised/donated

 

Donations on website Total $ 50

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bicycle Tour 2016 - South Africa; Pretoria to Cape Town November 2 - 15 2016

 

1. Peoples reached. Approximately 2.5 million people.

1. Television; Supercycle channel, Kruiskyk

2. Radio; Radio Pulpit, Radio Groot, Pretoria FM

3. Writen media; 3 newspapers and 4 magazines

4. Talks; Eduplex School and Oudtshoorn Gimnasium, Health Club Pretoria

 

2. Funds

 

Expenses

Approximate Cost of Cycle Tour November 2016

Devoted Magazine sponsored and funded the tour. Below my personal costs only.

 

Bicycle, equipment and food supplements R 19 250 Total R 19 250 (Euro 1 311)

 

Funds raised/donated 28 November 2016

 

Donations on website, friends and family R 24 700 Total R 24 700 (Euro 1 727)

 

 

Sponsorships;

My sincere thanks to everyone that has contributed to the organizing of this tour and to limit the costs of this cycle tour;

1.Gerda Potgieter Editor Devoted Magazine www.devotedmag.co.za

2.Jeanine Millington – her tremendous contribution with Gerda and Tim’s gigantic input!

3.Tim Lotz of Fork and Cork organizing the tour http://www.forkandcorkmtbtours.com/

4.Airlink for sponsoring airline tickets and the transport of my bike

5.Giant Durbanville for a partial sponsorship of my bike www.giantdurbanville.co.za

6.Game Day Importers (Pty) Ltd for a safe and good quality cycle helmet and good quality cycle glasses.

 

 

 

Bicycle Tour 2016 - Europe, UK and Ireland bicycle tour May 2 - 28 2016

 

1. Peoples reached: Approximately 2 million people.

1. Belgium Radio interview and 3 Belgium newspapers

2. The Netherlands - Zeeland TV

3. Mercy Ships Fund raiser talk Antwerp

4. Meeting with the Deputy Mayor of Knokke-Heist, Belgium

5. Church Guildford

6. Hospital Talk Bristol

7. Rotary Talk Bristol

8. Hospital Talk Waterford

9. Radio interview Waterford

10. Speaking at Chruch in Galway

11. Speaking at Church in Dublin

12 .Interview Radio Spirit Dublin

13. Speaking at YWAM Rostrevor

14. Interview Hope Radio UK

15. Hosted by Deputy Mayor Knokke-Hesit Belgium

16. Meeting with Mayor, Waterford, Ireland

17. Speaking at Presbyterian church, Ballyclare, Co. Antrim, Belfast, Ireland

18. Speaking at Glasgow, Rotary Club of Kilsyth, Scotland

19. Speaking at New Life International Church in Aberdeen

20. Speaking at Rotary Club of Edinburgh Breakfast meeting

21. Speaking at a Christian University that trains nurses - CHE in Ede, The Netherlands

22. Speaking at The Christian Medical Fellowship in Amstelveen

23. Meeting with South African Ambassador to The Netherlands in The Hague, The Netherlands

24. Speaking at Mercy Ships fundraising event, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

 

2. Links to talks, TV interviews, Radio interviews and Magazine interviews.

3. Funds

 

Expenses

Approximate Cost of Cycle Tour 29 May 2016

1. Ferry and bus Calais Euro 80

2. Ferry Ireland/UK Euro 426

3. Car Rent UK/Ireland Euro 757

4. Accomodation Euro 297

5. Fuel Euro 135

6. Ferry to Hoek van Holland Euro 105

7. Bicycle repairs Euro 25

8. Lunches Euro 185

9. Support Team Euro 1 500

Total Euro 3 510

 

 

Funds raised/donated 29 May 2016

1. Churches/YWAM Euro 3 337

2. Mayor KnokkeHeist Euro 1 000

3. Rotary Bristol Euro 126

4. Friends Euro 695

 

Total Euro 5 158

 

And numerous gifts by friends in the form of accomodation, SIM cards with data for GPS, transport, etc

 

 

 

Bicycle Tour 2015 New York to San Francisco bicycle tour June 3 to July 28 2015

 

1. Peoples reached

 

  1. Television SABC - close to 5 million people reached
  2. Moody Christian Radio Station - the largest Christion network in the USA with 36 owed and operated radio stations throughout the US and hundreds of affiliates and outlets - had an hour long interview
  3. Praise FM - Minneapolis, Radio interview Yuma AZ
  4. World Magazine - 6th largest Christiaan magzine in the USA
  5. Owatana Local Newspaper
  6. Speaking at various Hospitals; Acheville NC, San Diego CA, Stanford CA
  7. Spoken at Churhces; Wanaukee, Minneapolis, Owatana, Tyler
  8. Hour of Power, Los Angeles - July 26 - with a reach of millions of people each week around the globe.

 

 

2. Links to talks, TV interviews, Radio interviews and Magazine interviews. Approximately 12 million people reached

 

1. SABC TV. A cycle journey across the US to raise funds for a hospital ship. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03vN5EqhsGA

2. Tertius sharing about his life, work and cycle trip at one of the largest Christian radio networks in the USA: Moody Radio (in Chicago). ..........The link to the interview: http://www.moodyradio.org/radioplayer.aspx…

3. TV : KSWT CBS Yuma, Arizona, California interviewed Tertius and our host Gene: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ongGJXeSqqo

4. World Magazine, the 6th largest Christian magazine in the US, article online

5. Minneapolis, Minnesota. Tertius interviewd by Kerry Liebelt, Praise FM: http://www.praisefm.org/…/dr-tertius-venter-cycle-tour-for-…

6. Newspaper Article; Owatonn, Minnesota ws article: http://www.southernminn.com/…/article_917020a3-d120-5700-98…

7. Presbyterian Church in Waunakee, Wisconsin Sunday June 21: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=F_lqvnUggWQ&feature=youtu.be

8. Hour of Power, Garden Grove, California, July 26 2015- TV broadcast; US, UK, Netherlands, Germany and others

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=QFUAUXobBEI

3. Funds

 

Expenses

Approximate Cost of Cycle Tour - August 17

1. Renting of RV Camper $ 9 299

2. Gas/Fuel/petrol . $ 1150

3. Accomodation when not hosted by families. $ 2 140

4. Plane tickets - x2 $ 1 980

5. Bicycle costs, spares, food suppliments, etc. $ 1 250

6. Bicle transport - plane $ 300

7. Daily food $ 1050

TOTAL Expenditure $ 17 169

 

Funds raised/donated June 1 to August 17 2015

 

1. Mercy Ships Account $ 3 987

2. GlobalGiving $ 170

3. GivenGain from 1 June 2015 $ 3 282

4. T-shirts $ 678

5. Cash donantions $ 2 200

6. Donation SA & NL $ 1201

7. Plane ticket sponsored $ 990

 

TOTAL Amount raised $ 12 608

 

 

2 Billion People have no access to Essential

Surgical Care

One Heart One Goal: To put Smiles on Hearts and Faces

 

Thank you for having supported us in the previous cycle tours and the longest 6 510 km /4 068 mile cycle tour over 58 days (11 rest and 47 cycling days) from Times Square, New York in two big smiles to Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, June 3 to July 29 as we care for the less fortunate and take essential surgical care where it is most needed