Ride For Youth

A Youth Focus event for the prevention of youth suicide and depression

KPMG

Phil Renshaw

Nickname: Fiery or Phiery

Occupation: Accountant

Years Participated: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

I am a father of six and have one beautiful granddaughter.  Barbara, who will be joining me again for her 3rd Ride for Youth as an MT and I have been blessed to raise our joined families with few of the incidents or pressures that a lot of our youth are troubled with.  We realise that we have been extremely lucky and that many other families are not in the same position.

I had a brother take his own life, and even now, 25 years on, we still struggle to understand why that happened.  Equally so for a close firend of one of our daughters who took his own life at age 21 with seemingly the whole world open to him.  Again, there is no way to understand the decision or even begin to comprehend the impact this had on family and friends.

By undertaking the Ride for Youth and sharing our experiences, and importantly raising valuable funds for Youth Focus, we believe we can help to make some inroads into the challenges that happen far too often to our youth.

Hero Wall

James and Katrina Hunter 4 days 6 hours ago     Team Donation - $150
Great work Gary and TEAM KPMG! Inspiring us all and making a big difference for our kids who increasingly need our support. Thank you!
Donated$30
Matthew Popham 5 days 3 hours ago
Good luck, from the Popham Family
Donated$100
Fabio Otranto 1 week 8 hours ago
you're a legend mate. thinking nobody will be able to keep up with you with the new wheels. Good cause mate. I struggled with those issues growing up and they still haunt me now and again. Good to have role models like yourself!
Donated$50
Steven Mcalpine 1 week 1 day ago
We're proud of you Phil & Barb et al.
Donated$1,000
Vicki Brayshaw 1 week 2 days ago
Peddle Power Phil!!
Donated$100
Gary Smith 1 week 2 days ago     Team Donation - $1,000
Wesfarmers Big 4 Cycling Sprint funds - organisers kindly allowed KPMG's entry fee to be allocated to our own team - thanks Wesfarmers!!
Donated$200
Carol Stevenson 1 week 2 days ago
Great work Phil!
Donated$20
Paul Mackay 3 weeks 4 days ago
Good luck Phil
Donated$100
Greg Steinepreis 4 weeks 1 day ago
New bike looks great Phil. Good luck once again - from Debbie, Amy and me.
Donated$300
Justin Hickey 4 weeks 1 day ago
Donated$300

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