The Lehigh Valley Stars Chapter #386 of the STAR Touring and Riding Association, in conjunction with Tri-City Powersports of Allentown, PA and Scott Powersports of Coopersburg, PA are happy to announce that the Miles of Smiles Charity Motorcycle Ride & Barbecue held on Sunday, September 25, 2011 was a rousing success. Proceeds from the event were gathered to benefit the Children's Home of Easton.
The event will consisted of an approximately 70-mile ride through scenic Lehigh, Monroe and Northampton counties ending with a Barbecue at the Children's Home campus in Easton, PA. Entertainment was provided by Charlie Brown's Notorious Groove.
The event was able to raise a combined total of $12,101.57. On Thursday, October 6th, Marc Spinowitz, President of the Lehigh Valley Stars presented Steve Evans of the Children's Home a check for $7,560.92 at the Red Robin on Airport Road in Allentown. A total of $4,540.65 was collected in the form of checks written directly to the Children's Home.
After receiving the check, Steve said "I have been saying 'no' to the kids for things they wanted and needed; thanks to your efforts, tomorrow I can say YES!"
We would like to thank all those who donated cash or merchandise as well as those who attended the event! Your efforts will help brighten the lives of the kids supported by the Children's Home.