Valdosta, GA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014
Easter Seals Southern Georgia partnered together with several local riding clubs to help raise funds for one of Easter Seals Southern Georgia's programs, Champions for Children. The Champions for Children Riders charity ride was held all over the state by the 5 different Easter Seals Georgia affiliates to raise funds and awareness for the program. On July 19th 2014 in south Georgia two different groups met up and rode to the Harley Davidson in Tifton. A total of 75 riders from Albany and Valdosta raised $2,000 for the program. While in Tifton the group enjoyed lunch and door prizes were given away. "We would like to thank Harley Davidson, and 2 Wheel Riders for their participation and dedication to this event." said Nicki Wilson with Easter Seals Southern Georgia.
Champions for Children provides direct financial assistance and support services for Georgia's medically fragile and special needs children and their families. These families do not qualify for any type of assistance. To read the eligibility guidelines go to http://www.championsforchildrenga.org/about.php.
Easter Seals Southern Georgia creates solutions that change the lives of children, adults and families with disabilities or special needs by offering a variety of programs and services that enable individuals to lead lives of equality, dignity and independence. For more information, visit us online at http://www.southerngeorgia.easterseals.com or call us (229)439-7061.