American Legion Riders to host benefit ride for local teacher

The Evansville American Legion Riders will host a benefit ride on Saturday, June 29, at 11:30 a.m.

Registration will be held at the ALR Post 265 located at 1301 N Fares Ave. from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

The cost is $15 per rider and $10 per passenger.

All proceeds will be donated to Michele deSousa, a school teacher and mother of four children who has been battling thyroid cancer.

There will be food, entertainment and a silent auction following the ride.

During the ride, stops will be made at Rick's 718, Post 44 Newburgh, Post 254 Rockport, Post 463 Tennyson, and Post 200 Boonville before returning to Post 265 Evansville.

Silent auction items can be donated at Post 265 any time before June 29.

The rain date is July 6.

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