It was so wonderful to bring our annual Ride Like an Animal Motorcycle Run back,and boy oh boy did our TJO community support us! We are beyond grateful to everyone who helped make this event a huge success! We had well over 100 bikes participate in the Ride, and many more guests joined us for the after party. We have a large list of thank you's to extend. Without you all this event couldn't have happened, and because of you, we raised an incredible $10,000 for the TJO animals!!!
First, to Lori Swanson and all of team TJO for their amazing dedication to the animals, and selfless work they do 24/7! Thank you GGInks for the best Ride shirts ever. Thank you to our incredible Ride Captain, Gutter and Charlie Moberg & his Ride crew for keeping everyone safe. Thank you to Mayor Sarno for taking the time to support our event. Thank you to ALL the wonderful folks who registered and participated in this annual event. Thank you to Leah from Rock 102 for being our fabulous emcee. Thank you to Patricia Beliini who graced us with her beautiful voice for the National Anthem, and to Mike Smith for rocking out with us at the after party. Thank you to the Ludlow Elks team, all the volunteers,and vendors for your support. Special thanks to Joe Snyder for all his help with the signs and banners!!
And to our generous sponsors who we are truly grateful for, we can't thank you enough. Fontaine Brothers Foundation, Florence Bank, Rejean J. Remillard Insurance Agency, Inc., Bacon Wilson, P.C., Heather Heeb Keller Williams Realty, McKenney Hearth & Home, Holyoke Gas & Electric, Greater Springfield Credit Union, Country Bank, Hazen Paper Company, The Haymond Law Firm, Throttle Rocker Nation, Home Outlet, and Western Mass Collision.
We are overwhelmed by the outpouring of support, and we can't wait for Ride Like an Animal Motorcycle Run 2024!!!