Annual fundraiser supports Mini O'Beirne Crisis Nursery
by WICS/WRSP StaffSunday, August 4th 2019
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WICS/WRSP) — Sunday was the 5th annual Rock N Ride.
Bikers rode 50 miles for the Mini O'Beirne Crisis Nursery. The organization helps support hundreds of families and helps prevent child abuse and neglect.
The executive director of the Mini O'Beirne Crisis Nursery, Tamara Doyle, hoped to raise $10,000 from Sunday's event.
"A large percentage of our foundational funds come from community support, so this is one of the third party fundaisers that is offered this year that will help us ensure that we are able to continue our mission," said Doyle.
In addition to the motorcycle ride, there was live music, food, and auctions.