PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — They’ll be pedaling for a good cause Sunday at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
It’s a Spin-In to raise money for the cardiac center.READ MORE: CBS3 Pet Project: How To Help Fearful Dogs
Ted Durkin is managing director of UBS Pennsylvania, a key sponsor of the event. He says teams pedaling stationary bicycles hope to raise more than $350,000 for a good cause.READ MORE: West Chester Barbershop, The Shop On Market Street, Hosts Second Annual Shave-Off For Charity
“Research and also to purchase equipment. The equipment is incredibly expensive, because you’re dealing a lot of time, from a cardiac standpoint, with issues in utero and research based, equipment based, and then funding overall in the allocation of CHOP,” said Durkin.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Police Asking For Public's Help To Find Suspects As City Hits 503 Homicides
There are two spinning sessions: 8 a.m. to noon, and 1:30 to 5:30 p.m.