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Food Bank of WNY
It’s time to polish those pipes, strap on those helmets and ride for the cause. Saturday, September 16th; it’s the 17th Annual Food Bank of Western New York Motorcycle Run and Rally!
The Newell-Faulkner American Legion Post 880 of Eden, NY will once again host the 17th annual motorcycle run registration and the craft/vendor fair from 8 a.m. until noon. Car enthusiasts are welcome to join the pre run rally and enter the fan favorite contest, with voting proceeds to benefit the Food Bank of Western New York! Don’t forget the delicious breakfast available from Post 880’s kitchen. Craig Matthews returns to emcee, with kickstands up at 11 a.m. for the scenic motorcycle dice run, including stops at Gowanda Harley Davidson, The Vegas Pad and Merritt Winery before ending at Sunset Bay Beach Club for the post run rally, with raffles, food, beverages, emcee Rainman and live entertainment from SteelHorse and Creating A Sinner to continue the FUNdraising efforts. The public is invited, whether you rode in the run or not!
Pre register early for ride incentives! Visit www.wnyfoodbankrun.com to pre-register in August and we’ll have a commemorative chip waiting for you at check in. Riders who pre-registered in July have a limited edition run tee waiting for them. Are you looking for ways to support the event before it happens? Get your 50/50 Raffle ticket for a chance to win a cash prize and don’t forget your ticket for a chance to win a Coleman Trail 100cc Mini Bike donated by Cyberspokes and The Varysburg Hotel.
Every $1 donated to the Food Bank of WNY helps provide six meals to those in need. In any given month, the Food Bank of WNY provides nutritious food and support to as many as 44,000 families throughout Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie and Niagara counties. Over the last 16 years, the Food Bank of WNY Motorcycle run has raised over $98,000, helping the Food Bank of WNY provide approximately 595,000 meals throughout Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie and Niagara counties and is the longest running Food Bank of WNY! Why not join us in the fight against hunger this year?
We invite you to help us fight hunger in Western New York with your donation, sponsorship, vendor presence and/or participation at this annual event that draws hundreds of people in support of helping our hungry neighbors. We thank our proud sponsors which include Sunset Bay Beach Club, Newell-Faulkner Post 880, Gowanda Harley-Davidson, The Vegas Pad, Merritt Winery, Hard Tales Magazine, Amvet Riders, Chautauqua Chamber of Commerce, Michael Kramer Graphics, SHOP.COM/MissDebbisMall, SteelHorse, Creating A Sinner, Craig Matthews, Rainman, Fort Erie Motorcycle Swap Meet, Media One Group, Pin-Ups For A Cause and The Kantor Law Firm. The event team is incredibly thankful for the continued support of Dave O of Cyberspokes, founder of this event. The Food Bank of WNY Motorcycle Run & Rally wouldn’t be what it is without his personal passion for fighting hunger in our communities!
For additional information on this event and the Food Bank of WNY, please, visit online at www.wnyfoodbankrun.com or contact Sarah Snyder, Marketing & Development Manager for the Food Bank of Western New York, at (716) 935-6675 or firstname.lastname@example.org