Bringing Independence to Children

News And Events



May 11, 2017 at the Saratoga Automobile Museum

Join us for our annual Child's Play event -  you will not want to miss it this year!  Back by popular demand is our concert series - the best seats to the best summer concerts. Invitations have been mailed.  Please send in your RSVP!  Tickets may be also be purchased online at Brown Paper Tickets at:




A giant thank you to everyone who participated in the Dake Foundation for Children's Stationary Bike Race on Saturday, 11/5/16, and to all of our race sponsors - including 2 West Bar and Grille who helped us continue the fun and the (fun)draising with their lunch promotion and raffle.  Donations are still coming in, but as of Saturday, our fundraising total was over $21,000.00 - our best year yet!  Below is a link to the results for the 42 teams that participated.  Check out our Facebook page for pictures!

/race results.pdf


Stationary Bike Race and Children's Adaptive Bike Race 2016

Get your teams ready... It's racing season! Join the Dake Foundation for Children on Saturday, November 5th at the Saratoga Regional YMCA for our ninth annual bike race. Teams of four will compete relay style on stationary bikes for one hour in head to head competition for bragging rights and great prizes. Children with adaptive tricycles are invited to compete on the indoor track in this fun annual event. All participants are encouraged to gather pledges/sponsorships in advance of the race. All funds raised at this event go toward the purchase of adaptive tricycles and equipment for local children with disabilities.

For more information and to register, check out our registration brochure:

/dake race brochure.pdf

Kids Adaptive Race Registration Form:

/kids adaptive race registration.pdf

Download our Donation Collection Form:

/Dake Race Donation Sheet.pdf

Help us promote the event! Print a poster and hang it in your office, school and/or fitness studio:


For more information, contact the Foundation at:

or 518-226-0252