Casa Laguna Inn & Spa in Laguna Beach Gold Sponsor of Orange County Ride
Laguna Beach, CA, August 18, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Casa Laguna Inn and Spa recently announced that
they are the Gold Sponsor of the inaugural Orange County Ride for Aids, to be held Saturday, October 9,
2010. Funds generated by sponsorships and donations to the OC Ride for Aids go to help the AIDS
Services Foundation Orange County provide services to the thousands of men, women, and children in
Orange County affected by HIV/AIDS.
The ride will start and end at the Saddleback College campus in Mission Viejo, located off of the I-5
Freeway at 28000 Marguerite Parkway. The ride is open to cyclists of all levels and offers both Century
(100 miles) and Metric Century (62 miles) routes.
Casa Laguna is looking for five volunteers to make to make up their five-cyclist team. These riders will
be given front-of-the-pack priority on the day of the ride, and they may choose either the long or short
route. The ride will be fully supported with rest stops and a lunch break. Both medical staff and bike
mechanics will be available along the route.
The OC Ride for Aids starts in Mission Viejo, then travels through south Santiago Canyon, Tustin, Irvine,
the Newport Beach Back Bay, Corona del Mar, Laguna Beach, and Dana Point, before returning
Saddleback College in Mission Viejo.
The mission of AIDS Services Foundation (ASF) is to prevent the spread of HIV and improve the lives of
the men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS in Orange County.
The agency was founded in the late summer of 1985 by a small group of volunteers because people were
dying, had nowhere to turn, and desperately needed help. ASF is now the largest and most comprehensive
nonprofit HIV/AIDS service provider in Orange County.
Each year ASF helps more than 1,600 men, women and children, along with their families, that are living
with HIV or impacted by HIV disease. Services include food, transportation, housing, case management,
emergency financial assistance, children and family p