Join us for the 2023 Dream Ride!
Dream Ride is an annual fundraising event, with all proceeds used to support the continued work of providing hope and a brighter future for at-risk and disadvantaged youth by raising money to support the KOTO vocational educational training program. To get started on your journey, simply register for free and begin fundraising for KOTO and training for the ride.
Our Dream Trip this year is anticipated to be held in December, 2023. Stay tuned for the exact date!
Choose a distance that challenges you. Join a ride or choose your own route.
Sign up for a team or go it alone. The choice is yours!
Growing from 30 riders in 2002 to over 200 riders in 2019, and even during COVID, our online event hosted by Intrepid in 2022 raised more than $50,000, the Dream Ride has raised over US$250,000 since its inception. This is a popular event on the Hanoi calendar with many expatriate and Vietnamese families participating in the 55km (or the 25km option) ride through a variety of stunning Northern Vietnam landscapes including villages, pagodas and green paddy fields with many locals and KOTO trainees and alumni cheering on the participants!
This year, KOTO’s Class 42’ Dream Trip will be the most exciting journey yet, with the destination being our forever home - the KOTO training center in Phat Tich, Bac Ninh. The even will be a great sa our Class 42 will be trained with valuable skills and supported to enter sustainable employment.
Class 42 has 27 trainees which are currently enrolled in our training program. They hail from backgrounds of crime, poverty, violence and/or have been orphaned. By joining us, you'll create memorable impact not only with their personal development, you’ll create a positive ripple effect throughout their community that will go on for years.