2nd Annual Motorcycle Ride Benefits Friends at NIH

June 25th, 2021: Motorcycle Ride for Charity

Federal Drive anchor Tom Temin from Federal News Network is hosting his second annual Motorcycle Ride for Charity on Friday, June 25, 2021 to benefit the Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund and Friends of Patients at the NIH.

Last year, Tom was joined by NIH’s own Dr. Francis Collins in making this fun journey for a great cause.

Are you a fellow rider? Consider getting in on the fun and take a ride to benefit NIH patients.

Additional details below:

Date: Friday, June 25, 2021
Start Time: 9:30 am gather, 10:00 am departure
Start Location: Frederick Harley Davidson, 5722 Urbana Pike, Frederick, MD 21704
End Time: 12:00pm
End Location: Daingerfield Island, just off the George Washington Parkway west of National Airport
Route: The exact route is still to be determined.

Register Here: Motorcycle Ride for Charity

Watch the video below to see highlights from last year’s ride and some familiar faces.



Friends Photo Gallery

Check out the fun!

2020 Golf Tournament

Thank you to Sponsors and Golfers!

FRIENDS’ NIGHT OUT Celebration – 2019

Thank you to sponsors, guests and the band!

Sandeep Somaiya, Board Member and Platinum Sponsor from NET eSolutions, introduced NIH Director Francis Collins.

Special thank you to our Event Sponsors – Race for RP/RP Foundation for their support and friendship.


Dr. Collins thanked Friends at NIH for its critical support to patients and families and noted it’s been quite a journey since the first gala in a car dealership to this evening’s celebration with NIH’s own 14-member Affordable Rock ‘N’ Roll Act band.


Volunteer to help us with patient parties and other activities:

Contact Therese Draddy (301) 651-2885 or Therese@friendsatnih.org

For photos from our past fundraisers and volunteer events, visit our Photo Gallery