The Iron Order Motorcycle Club (New Washington Chapter) along with the help of Ryan and Pam Weber, hosted an Autism Awareness Ride and Auction on Saturday, September 6. The event benefited the special needs department of New Washington Elementary School.
This is the third year for the event. The ride consisted of 45 bikes and riders. The ride began at Sid’s Pub in Sellersburg and finished at Bucky’s Bar & Grill in New Washington. The event ended with an auction of many items donated by local businesses.
Organizers of the event wish to thank everyone that supported the efforts.
Local businesses and organizations donating to the ride and auction were: Wes and Monica Simkins, 62 Twist, Texas Roadhouse, Greentree Pet Center, Bruce’s Barber Shop, Pizza King, Anytime Fitness, Steve Robertson, Schimpff’s, Sawyer’s Bait Shop, Diamond Dave’s, Big O Tires, Moments Photography, Bicycle & Fitness, YMCA, Charlestown Pizza Company, Western Auto, Subway, Concrete Lady, Orscheln, Derby Museum, Pacers & Racers, EarthFirst, Jendy’s, Auxier, Bears, Ryan and Pam Weber, Trish Harbin, Kaelee Weber, Uptown Art, Papa Murphy’s Pizza, Knot Your Paracord, First Choice Deer Processing, Barrels Unlimited, Jim Warren, Copper Kettle, Indiana Sign Guy, Firehouse Pizza, Tease & Tangles Salon, Hi-tek, Ruthann Waterfill, Hoopsters, Charlestown Vet, Adriene’s Bakery, Belle of Louisville, Heather Browning, Sabrina/ Kristie, Coopers Corner, Brandy Purlee, Fink’s, C&T Cycle, Sids Pub, Andrea Smothers and Sparks.
The event raised over $3,400 for the special needs department at New Washington Elementary School.