Our Mission

The mission of the Richard Tom Foundation is to honor the many ways that Richard Tom lived his life with passion and to share his love of cycling, health and adventure.

The Richard Tom Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the health and well-being of cyclists of all ages. We strive to ensure that resources are readily available for everyone to discover the adventure and joy of cycling.

RTF also supports educational and advocacy programs to advance the cause of safe roads for all who use them.

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Annual Richard's Ride

Save the Date - May 16, 2020

Richard’s Ride is the primary fundraiser for RTF for the year to advance the causes that Richard Tom cared about: cycling safety, getting kids on bikes, and supporting young riders. You can read more about the programs that Richard’s Ride supports here.

Community Dinner

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The Hinesburgh Public House generously hosts a Community Supper each month and donates a portion of the proceeds to a worthy cause. Please join us for a great meal with good friends to celebrate Richard and support RTF at the Hinesburgh Public House!

Richard's Story

Richard was beloved by many in the Vermont cycling community because of his genuine warmth, thoughtfulness and passion to inspire and motivate cyclists of all disciplines and ages. Richard had an incredibly positive influence on countless cyclists, young and old, novice to expert, mountain bikers, road bikers and anyone with an interest in cycling.

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