(Above: Photo by Barry Gray.)
The 4th Annual Ride for Disabled Vets event is a go for May 13, 2017.
In 2016, 300 riders and $11,000 for Wounded Warrior Canada (PTSD Recovery Program). The group has raised over $30,000 from the last 3 years.
In 2017, organizers hope to attract 400 riders and raise $12,000 for Canadian Veteran Service Dog Unit (PTSD Recovery).
For more information contact Adwin Gallant, Ride For Disabled Vets Cofounder/Coordinator, via www.ridefordisabledvets.ca
All those motorcycles on Stittsville Main Street today were part of the Ride for Disabled Vets, annual event to raise community awareness of suffering and ill soldiers and veterans. Over 300 bikes participated in the 150km charity ride, starting and finishing at Brown’s Independent. Their goal was to raise $10,000 for the PTSD program run by Wounded Warriors Canada. Photos by Barry Gray.
Hundreds of motorcycles left Stittsville today on a 150 kilometre charity ride in support of disabled war veterans. Continue reading