Veteran Thunder Ride
|Start Date:||May 27th, 2012|
|End Date:||May 27th, 2012|
Lubbock, TX 79423
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|Description||ALL RIDERS WELCOME|
Show your support for those that have sacrificed so much for America.
This ride is to visit the wounded and disabled War Veterans at the VA Hospital and Disabled Veterans Home in Amarillo, Texas. The ride will start in Lubbock, TX and end in Amarillo, TX. The purpose of this ride is to restore their physical and emotional well-being, also to raise awareness for our Nations wounded warriors who continue to battle the physical and psychological damages of war.
WHERE: VFW Post -2466 located at 501-114th Lubbock, TX (1 blk East of 114th & I-27/ (Hwy 87)) at 8:00 AM.
RIDE: Warrior Brotherhood MC (Vets) will lead this ride
Donations for the ride: $15 PER BIKE (includes breakfast burritos and coffee) at the Lubbock VFW and pizza (lunch) at the Amarillo VFW.
Kickstands up: 10:00 AM
Bring a Gift for a Veteran: anything you choose for male or female (please no food items)
Colors: Red White and Blue (Flags welcome) Return to Lubbock 5:00 PM
THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Auto-cade will drive behind the riders.
The VFW Motorcycle Riders in Amarillo will meet up with us on the highway to escort Lubbock Riders to the Amarillo War Memorial then to the VFW where the Warrior Brotherhood MC will provide pizza to the riders who made the $15 donation for the ride. Afterwards, we will be escorted to the VA Hospital and Disabled Veterans Home; both facilities are next to each other. Please be sure to bring your gifts, cameras, and plenty of smiles.
100% OF THE PROCEEDS FOR THE "VETERAN THUNDER RIDE" WILL GO TO THE " "HONOR FLIGHT" PROGRAM ......Honor Flight is a non-profit organization created solely to honor America's veterans for all their sacrifices. The purpose is to transport our heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect at their memorials that are dedicated to them....Top priority is given to the senior veterans (World War II survivors) along with those other veterans who may be terminally ill. The VFW POST 2466 has Honor Flight applications on hand for Veterans to fill out.
Please contact VFW Post 2466 at (806)-747-2466.
HONORING OUR VETERANS AND REMEMBERING THE FALLEN
|Host:||Warrior Brotherhood MC|
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