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MCPc, Inc.

June 11, 2013 18:45 ET

MCPc Bikes for Charity: TeamMCPc Aims for 250,000+ Miles & $150,000+ for Charity

Cleveland Technology Business Backs Team of More Than 120 Cyclists as They Race for a Cause

CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwired - June 11, 2013) - TeamMCPc, sponsored by Cleveland-based MCPc, Inc., aims to raise $150,000 as it participates in eight "Bike for Charity" events this summer. MCPc is a national technology consulting and solution provider, as well as lead sponsor of the TeamMCPc cycling team.

Since the inception of their philanthropic efforts two years ago, TeamMCPc has tripled donations and volunteers. In its inaugural year, TeamMCPc raised $42,000 for charity, followed by $115,000 in 2012. In 2013, TeamMCPc has a target of $150,000  raised and a goal of 150+ riders.

Since its start, the cycling team has expanded outside its "work family" to include customers, partners and families of employees. TeamMCPc's basic aims are simple: raise awareness, raise donations, and raise team's collective heart-rates in the following cycling events:

May 26 -- Bike the Drive -- Chicago -- Active Transportation Alliance

June 9 -- RideCincinnati -- Cincinnati -- Breast Cancer Awareness

June 21 -- Ride for Roswell -- Buffalo -- Roswell Cancer Research Institute

June 23 -- RideUnited -- Cleveland/Akron -- United Way

June 29 -- Tour de Cure -- Cleveland -- American Diabetes Association

July 13 -- Ghost Town Trail Ride -- Pittsburgh -- Wounded Warrior Project

July 25-28 -- Pan Ohio Hope Ride -- Cleveland/Columbus/Cincinnati -- American Cancer Society

August 3-4 -- Pedal to the Point -- Cleveland -- National Multiple Sclerosis Society

TeamMCPc has become a partner with the American Cancer Society, and the starting line for the 2013 Pan Ohio Hope Ride will be located in front of MCPc, Inc. headquarters in Cleveland.

2013 TeamMCPc Sponsors include:

"Yellow Jersey" - MCPc, Lenovo

"Polka Dot Jersey" - 1E, APC, Cisco, Dell, Enter:Marketing, Samsung, SRAM

"White Jersey" - Arrow, BlueCoat, Citrix, CommVault, HP, Intel, NetApp, Tip Capital, WhipTail

For more information about TeamMCPc, its upcoming events and its sponsors -- or to become involved -- please visit the TeamMCPc website at www.teammcpc.com.

About MCPc

MCPc delivers scalable solutions to host, secure and optimize an anyplace workspace -- helping clients empower their employees to work from anywhere, and on any device. The company is a top 100 solution integrator, driven by partnerships with the world's leading technology providers. Headquartered in Cleveland, and with branch locations across the United States, MCPc maintains practice areas in datacenter and virtualization, borderless networks, collaboration, personal systems, mobility, imaging and printing, and professional and managed services.

From the data center to the desktop and into the cloud, MCPc ensures client success by leveraging IT to drive business performance, improve productivity and increase revenue. For more information, visit www.MCPc.com, subscribe to MCPc's business technology blog, or connect with the company on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook or Google+.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact

    Aaron Marcovy
    Public Relations Specialist
    MCPc, Inc.
    1801 Superior Ave., Suite 300
    Cleveland, OH 44114
    440.268.3292
    aaron.marcovy@mcpc.com