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Stacey Sutter, Cal’s Angels President & Co-Founder

Brad Beetham, Cal’s Angels Executive Board Member and WOW Cyclist

Madi Beetham, 15-year-old Stage 4 Lymphoblastic Lymphoma Survivor

Cal’s Angels, a local pediatric cancer foundation, presents the inaugural W.A.R. on Wheels cross-country charity bike ride where a team of cyclists will ride 2,499 miles along US Route 66 from California to Illinois with the goal of raising $2,499,000 for pediatric cancer research and clinical trials.


W.A.R. on Wheels charity bike ride presented by Cal’s Angels

Ride kicks off in Santa Monica, California on Saturday, April 27

Concludes in St. Charles, Illinois on Saturday, June 2

Public celebratory party will take place on June 2 at Mount St. Mary Park in St. Charles

Viewers can sponsor riders in a number of ways including:

  • Sponsor the WOW ride through various sponsorship tiers
  • Make a per-mile donation pledge – Donate five cents per mile for a $125 total donation or even $1 per mile for a $2,499 total donation
  • Avid cyclists may join in on open rides for a monetary contribution
  • Text ‘GIVE2CALS’ to the number 20222 to make an instant $10 donation

To sponsor a rider or make a donation, visit or go directly to the donation page here: