Apteco was pleased to sponsor D&B in the Balkan Bike
Challenge 2013 - an adventurous motorbike ride through Eastern
Last month four Dun & Bradstreet employees embarked on a
motorcycle challenge covering 6,500 kilometres and crossing 15
European counties. This challenge is set against the dramatic
backdrop of Eastern Europe, passing through areas where the needs
of the poorest are far removed from our own.
The aim of this yearly challenge is to create awareness for child
issues in Eastern Europe and raise funds to make an important
contribution to vulnerable children in this region. Together with
clients, suppliers and staff, the D&B team raised €27.000 to
support projects of SOS Children’s Villages in Albania, Bulgaria
and Romania. The money will go towards health, materials,
educational and social support plus social work services. The
team visited various SOS projects on their route. Go to www.facebook.com/BalkanBikeBridge
to learn more.
"Apteco sincerely hopes that our contribution helps the SOS
Children’s Villages charity achieve their vision of helping
children in this part of the world. We were glad to hear that the
riders completed their journey across the Balkans and that they
returned safely! The amount of money raised is a real
comments Melanie Davis, Marketing Manager, Apteco Ltd.
Photo: The riders with the president of the Republic of Bulgaria
- Rosen Plevneliev