With 100 bikes and 178 people for registered for dinner, The Ride for the Residents Motorcycle Poker Run raised $6,600 to enhance the lives of United Helpers Residents.
Residents from the RiverLedge and Maplewood Campus, as well as St. Regis Nursing Home in Massena were encouraged to come outside, take a look at the bikes, and engage in conversations with the drivers and riders.
The ride started at the RiverLedge Campus in Ogdensburg and made stops at St. Regis Nursing Home in Massena, The United Helpers Maplewood Campus in Canton, Amvets in Heuvelton and ended with dinner at The Freight House in Ogdensburg.
Major sponsors for the event were; Stewarts Shops, Fox & Murray, Alltech Security Systems, and Davis Country Cabins. Other sponsors included; 95.3 The Wolf, Q 102.9, 98.7 WPAC, Roblaws Carpet Care, Best Western of Canton, LaFlairs Taxi, Howland Pump & Supply, Sherwin Williams, Frary Funeral Home, WonderWorks at Destiny USA, Gardeners Flooring and Furniture, Duprey Trucking, Nigs Tavern, North Country Mechanical, Great Northern Printing in Potsdam, St. Lawrence Pump & Supply, Hebel Welding & Machine, St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union, Uncle Sam Boat Tours, Serenity Acres Farm, Pizza Hut, McAllisters Liquor & Wine, Regans Automotive, Monro Muffler & Brake, Jreck Subs, Cascade Inn, Inc., Wight & Patterson, Inc., Tru North Pizza, Ye Olde Liquors, Sholette Liquor, Price Chopper, Route 68 Sales and Service, Bills Tire Center, Mrs. Beasleys Liquor Store, Dashnaws Pizzeria, Woodchop Shop, Sovies Cycle Shop, Fun Unlimited, LeBerge & Curtis, Inc., and Route 11 Truck & Equipment Sales.
Mark your calendars for the Fourth Annual Ride for the Residents Motorcycle Poker Run on Aug. 23, 2014.