Recognition

Additional information on Wheels to Africa:

Winston Duncan was featured on CNN as a Friday Hero due to the project’s success in December of 2005.

A letter from President George W. Bush was received by Winston.

Winston was on the front page of the Metro section for his efforts.

Numerous Newspapers picked up the story and ran it in their papers.

Voice of America featured Winston’s project in their African nation and world news events on air segments.

Channel 9 featured Winston on their morning show for the last bike collection in December of 2007 which featured 5 collection sites and over 100 volunteers.

Winston received a new bike because he sent his bike to Africa.

Winston has held four bike collections and sent over 1300 bikes to Africa.

Winston collects money at his annual Christmas party for the project.

Winston puts $50 from his birthday money into the project each year.

Winston has been asked to speak at various churches and organization in Northern Virginia about WTA.

Winston has spoken to the Arlington County School Board to seek their approval for the project.

Winston’s basketball and soccer teams are committed to helping the project.

 

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