In the fall of 2001, Ron Repka tragically lost his life at the hands of a speeding motorist while cycling on a country road. Ron's love for athletics and the spirit of competition lives on in the memory of his family and friends.
The Ronald G. Repka Foundation, Inc. is dedicated to perpetuating Ron's interest in youth sports, as well as providing cancer patient support and cycling safety awareness programs. The Foundation is a not-for-profit organization funded by private donations, fund raising events and other charitable organizations.
The Ronald G. Repka Foundation, Inc. supports the following:
- Share The Road Bicycle Awareness Program
- Aboite New Trails
- Fort Wayne Youth Hockey and other youth sports programs
- "Share A Smile" Cancer Patient Program
- Other 501 (c)3 Qualified Charitable Entities
The Foundation is also involved with the Bike Fort Wayne Task Force, a diverse group that is working to improve bicycle safety and accessibility throughout Fort Wayne. Read more about the Task Force here.
There is much more information available about the Foundation. Please contact us if you would like to know more about how you can help.