We believe it is our job to teach children how to face adversity and learn strategies to triumph. The focus of our bike riding program is to challenge adolescents to think outside the box, create plans that resolve dilemmas, and become more self-sufficient. We have engaged hundreds of teenagers in our bike riding program.
Origin of Kentakee
"In the centuries prior to the Christian era there existed a remarkable line of Ethiopian queens in Meroitic Cush known as the "Candaces", a Latin word derived from the Meroitic "ktke" or "Kentake" which means Queen-Mother" (Finch, Williams, 1981, p. 13).
Finch, C. S., Williams, L., (1981). Black Women of Antiquity. Transaction Publishers - Rutgers.