Last night, August 12th Kiehl’s Since 1851 celebrated the end of its 5th annual Kiehl’s LifeRide for amfAR, with a finale festival in New York, hosted by Mary J. Blige. At this culmination of an 11-day cross-country motorcycle ride, Kiehl’s President Chris Salgardo, along with his fellow LifeRiders including Katee Sackhoff, Vanessa Marcil, Gilles Marini and Teddy Sears, presented the full donation of $170,000, raised throughout the ride, to Ms. Blige and Kevin Robert Frost, CEO of amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research.
Inspired by Kiehl’s history with motorcycles, spirit of adventure, and philanthropic heritage, and with the mission to continue to heighten awareness and raise funds for amfAR, the company embarks on the fifth annual Kiehl’s LifeRide for amfAR, an 11-day, multi-stop charity motorcycle ride took place between August 2 – 12, from Milwaukee to New York City. Celebrating at six retail stores along the route, the company will donate a total of $150,000 over the course of the ride. At each stop, the public will be invited to meet the riders, learn more about amfAR, and contribute to the organization *photos courtesy of Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images