Winneshiek County Hospice motorcycle ride Saturday
Thursday, May 30, 2013 7:51 AM
The annual Winneshiek County Hospice ride through Northeast Iowa and Southern Minnesota is Saturday, June 1.
The three-stop poker/observation ride will leave the Farr Side in Spillville, with sign in from 9:30 - 11 a.m., with a second chance to sign in at Waukon Harley-Davidson from noon to 1:30 p.m.
The next two stops are in Houston, Minn. and Harmony, Minn., with riders ending back in Spillville by 5 p.m. at the Inwood pavilion for food, prizes and music by KNEI/KVIK's Music Cruisers.
Last year's ride saw 175 people attend who donated over $3,000 donated to Hospice to help care for those in their time of need. Hospice provides care for person coping with the end stage of terminal illness. Their focus is on caring for the patient and their loves ones as a unit, providing supportive assistance to the patient, family and caregiver.
All moneys donated will go to Winneshiek Medical Center Hospice.
Anyone interested in donating or helping with the ride should contact Daryl Hinton at 563-423-5564.