Million Motorcycle Memorial Ride to the Victims of 9/11
10 a.m. -12:30 pm Wednesday, May 15
520 8TH Ave, NYC between 36th & 37th Streets, 20th flr.
WHO: Lead Riders from NYC Fire, Police and EMS Departments and WTC Miracles Foundation Officials to roll out the motorcycles they'll be riding across the country ... at inauguration of "America's Ride" WHAT: A million motorcycle ride from California to New York and Washington DEDICATED TO THE MEMORIES OF THOSE KILLED ON 9/11 WHERE: SEPTEMBER SPACE 520 8TH Ave, N.Y.C. (bet.36th & 37th Streets, 20th flr.) WHEN: 10a.m -12.30 p.m., Wed. May 15, 2002 BGRND: The World Trade Center Miracles Foundation is working to establish endowments that meet the needs of families who lost loved ones in the 9/11 attacks. "America's Ride" is a 10-day motorcycle ride across the United States in memory of those killed on 9/11. Its goal is to raise funds to aid the financial recovery of those who lost loved ones in the attacks. The ride will depart San Diego on September 2, 2002 and arrive in New York City, Washington DC and Pennsylvania on the anniversary of the attack. EDITORS NOTE: ORGANIZERS SAY THERE WILL BE ZERO TOLERANCE FOR ANY MOTORCYCLE GANG VIOLENCE. PLANS FOR AMERICA'S RIDE WILL BE UNVEILED BY THE KNIGHTS OF FIRE AND OTHER MOTORCYCLE GROUPS. CEREMONIES WILL INCLUDE DISTRIBUTION OF CHECKS TO VICTIMS' FAMILIES BY WTC MIRACLES FOUNDATION CHAIRMAN MITCHELL MORRISON. CONTACT: For more information call Mark Hopkinson at (561) 750-9800, EXT. 15. E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org