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11 July 2007
Bikers with a cause by Maude Fröberg
The ‘Human Wheel’ cortege was the initiative of Lasse Lahnn, a member of the Swedish Red Cross, shown here placing a Red Cross flag on his motorbike. Its aim was to raise awareness of humanitarian values as well as funds for the Red Cross. “Bikers are often portrayed by the media as trouble-makers,” he explains. “The turn-out today shows this is not true.” (Swedish Red Cross, July 2007)
Malmoe, Sweden: A group of Swedish bikers recently launched the "Human Wheel", an initiative to help raise awareness of humanitarian values, volunteerism and fund for the Red Cross. Led by a Red Cross volunteer Lasse Lahnn, the group recently made its way to Trelleborg, south of Sweden  in a 1.5-kilometre motorbike cortage with Swedish Red Cross Secretary General Christer Zettergren.  Read article
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Volunteering Statistics in Sweden 
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UN Year of Volunteers celebrated In Sweden!