500+ CYCLISTS in the 2015 Million Dollar Bike Ride.
100% of all money raised by participants directly
funds lifesaving rare disease research
2014 MDBR GRANT RECIPIENTS Congratulations to our research grant recipients!
See the complete list of awards here
DR. JAMES WILSON ODC's Director, Dr. James Wilson, was recently
featured in the Philadelphia Business Journal
2016 Million Dollar Bike Ride
Just Announced! The 3rd Annual Million Dollar Bike Ride is on Saturday, May 7, 2016! Mark your calendars now! Registration opens this fall.
Questions? Contact Samantha Charleston at email@example.com or (215) 573-6822.
The 2015 MDBR Pilot Grant Program for rare disease research is now open and accepting pre-application submissions. Please visit the Orphan Disease Center’s website for more details on grant opportunities and how to apply. Big thanks to our hard-working 2015 teams for their huge fundraising efforts, and for making these research grants possible!
Thank you to everyone who participated on Saturday, May 9th in the 2015 Million Dollar Bike Ride! The bike ride was a huge success thanks to over 600 cyclists and volunteers who joined us in support of rare disease research!
To see photos from this year’s MDBR please click here.
2014 MDBR Research Grant Awards
The Orphan Disease Center is proud to announce its inaugural grants funded by proceeds from the 2014 Million Dollar Bike Ride. Thirteen institutions – from academia in the US, Canada, Germany, and Australia – received grants ranging from $35,000 to $60,000 from funds raised by 13 disease-specific cycling teams.