More Than 250 Motorcyclists Gather At News 9 For Stan's Ride

Sunday, September 23rd 2012, 9:12 am
By: News 9

More than 250 motorcycle riders and a total of 500 people gathered outside the News 9 studios Sunday morning for the 2nd annual "Oklahoma's Own Ride Against Childhood Hunger."

The riders came to our studios at 7 a.m. Sunday to sign up for the event. They left the station at 9 a.m. and arrived at their final destination, Forman Harley in Stillwater, at about 12 p.m. Sunday.

Sunday's event raised $108,780 and was matched by the Food Bank dollar for dollar up to $100k, bringing the grand total to $208,780.

All proceeds from this event will benefit the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma's Childhood Hunger programs.

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At Forman Harley in Stillwater, riders were able to bid on all sorts of items from Thunder tickets to the Reba McEntire concert, and autographed guitars from country music stars.