Riekes Center

The Riekes Center hosts its 10th Annual Rally for Riekes in Menlo Park on April 27, 2018. The Riekes Center is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to helping individuals of all ages define and accomplish their goals in Athletic Fitness, Nature, and Creative Arts.

A community fixture in Menlo Park, the Riekes Center has served thousands of students over the last 22 years, and boasts alumnus ranging from Grammy Award winning Victor Wooten, to Super Bowl champion, Julian Edelman.

The Rally for Riekes is the Center’s largest fundraising event. This event will help benefit the 30% of Riekes students that receive scholarships so that they are able to pursue their passions in a non-judgmental and mutually respectful environment, regardless of their inability to pay.

he event will be held at the Riekes Center on April 27, at 6:00pm. Tickets are $195.00 per person and available online.

InMenlo profiled Gary Riekes in 2015.

Image courtesy of Riekes Center

{ Be the first to comment }

Riekes Center hosts annual scholarship fundraiser

The Riekes Center will host its 9th Annual Rally for Riekes in Menlo Park on April 29, 2017. The nonprofit organization’s mission is to help individuals of all ages define and accomplish their goals in athletic fitness, nature and creative arts. The Center has served over 100,000 students over the last 43 years. The Rally for Riekes […]

Click to read more →

Riekes Center staff member Steven Toyoji is competing in Paralympics In Rio

Currently in Rio competing in the Paralympics, Riekes Center staff member Steven Toyoji was introduced to adaptive sports in his home state of Washington. His athletic career developed as he began competing at the University of Arizona for the men’s wheelchair basketball team and wheelchair track and road-racing team. He represented the U.S. Paralympic Track and Field […]

Click to read more →

Riekes Center founder Gary Riekes wins Jefferson Award for Public Service

Gary Riekes has been honored with a regional Jefferson Award for Public Service and will be featured on Super Bowl Sunday, February 7, at 7:30 am on KPIX-TV and at 11:50 am and 3:50 pm on All News 106.9 AM and 740 AM. Gary Riekes is being recognized for his role in establishing The Riekes Center, a […]

Click to read more →