This year the Long Reach Long Riders will once again be riding for our two charities, Behind the Scenes and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. We encourage you to make a donation to either or both in the name of your favorite riders by following the links below.

behind the scenes logo Behind the Scenes is a program developed by the ESTA Foundation to provide entertainment technology industry members with grants for emergency situations, such as serious illness, injury or death. The program is designed to be flexible - to provide whatever type of assistance the recipient needs. Thus, funds can be used for medical care and living expenses such as rent, mortgage, utilities, food, transportation and child care.The ESTA Foundation is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization established in 2005 to create and support educational and charitable programs for the entertainment technology industry.
broadway cares equity fights aids

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA) is the nation's leading industry-based, not-for-profit AIDS fundraising and grant making organization. BC/EFA is the on-going, committed response from the American Theatre community to an urgent worldwide health crisis.

By drawing upon the talents, resources, and generosity of this community, BC/EFA raises funds for AIDS-related causes across the United States. Since its founding in 1988, BC/EFA has raised over $50 million for critically needed services for people with AIDS, HIV or HIV-related illnesses.