ENID, OK – June 18, 2017 – Get out and support the youth of Enid at the Bikers4Backpacks Run on June 24, 2017. All proceeds for this event go to purchase backpacks for the Backpacks For Kids Program in Enid.
Registration begins at the Moose Lodge from 10:00am to noon. First bike out at 11:00am, last bike out at noon. The run ends at Boonies Bar, 3615 E. Market. Last bike in at 5:00pm. All vehicles welcome!
There will be a meal available by donation served by Chisholm Trail 412 Abate. Live music will be provided by Backhand from 8:00pm to 11:00pm.
Live auction at the last stop before the band plays. Any monetary donations can be taken to Boonies Bar. Checks should be made out to Making A Difference Inc.
Organizations supporting this event include:
Members of Enid’s Downed Biker’s
Members of the Moose Riders of Enid
Member of the Chisholm Trail 412 Abate
Members of CMA- Christian Motorcyclists Ass. #270
Enid Moose Lodge #1740
Big Country Meat Market
Janes Machine Shop
Cycle Ward of Enid
Members of the Enid Shriners
Any business or individuals who would like to donate items to the live auction can drop those items off at Boonies Bar between 3:00pm and 9:00pm, Monday thru Saturday prior to June 23.
Making a Difference, Inc. began in 2008 in order to grow an annual event called Feed the Neighborhood. In 2012, Justin Simmons and Kelli Osburn took the 501(c)3 and started a counseling center. Since then Making a Difference, Inc. has grown, helping families in the community through the various services. Feed the Neighborhood has helped over 35,000 people from the Garfield county area and over 12,000 kids by providing groceries, backpacks, school supplies, and more. The counseling center has grown over the years and has served over 142 families in the Enid area. Making a Difference, Inc. also has started a resource cabinet where children and families can get their basic needs met, a mentorship program, and an after school group program.
Learn more about Making a Difference on their website at www.enidmad.org or their Facebook Page.
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