Port Chester, NY (PRWEB) August 20, 2008
USA Bank was proud to support Chicken Joe's 1st Annual Ride for Kids to raise awareness and money for a variety of children's organizations.
The three-day event got underway Sunday August 17th as bicyclists left Chicken Joe's in Cos Cob at 5am. The ride wound through the countryside of Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York finishing in Lake George more than 200-miles away on August 19th.
"It is a pleasure to assist Joe Marini and Chicken Joe's because of all the things they do to make our community a better place to live," said Fred A. DeCaro III, Chairman of USA Bank, which was Platinum Sponsor of the event.
Israel Acosta, Manager of the USA Bank branch located at 601 North Main Street in Port Chester took part in the Ride for Kids. "I cannot think of a better way to show our support for children and families," Acosta said. "I loved the challenge of riding such a long distance."
The Ride for Kids benefits the ITP Foundation, DART Dana's Angles, Kids in Crisis, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Padre Pio-Marian Shrine, Treats 4 Troops and the Greenwich High School College Fund.
For more information visit http://www.chickenjoesrideforkids.org or email chickenjoesrideforkids @ verizon.net.
About USA Bank:
USA Bank is a growing community bank that began operations in 2005 and is based in Port Chester. The bank offers a full complement of loan, deposit, checking and savings products for businesses and consumers, including online banking, remote deposit capture and certificates of deposit. For further information about USA Bank please visit http://www.USA-bankers.com.
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