Thursday, September 4, 2014
Palmetto Goodwill will hold its Sixth Annual Undy 500 motorcycle charity ride on Sunday, Sept. 14.
The self-guided ride will cover nearly 100 miles in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties, and proceeds will support the local Stand Down Against Homelessness event hosted by Palmetto Goodwill and the local veterans administration.
Registration at Low Country Harley-Davidson begins at 9:30 a.m., with first bike out at 11:30 a.m.
The ride will make stops at four local Goodwill retail stores. An after party for the riders will be held at Red’s Ice House at the Bohicket Marina from 3 to 5 p.m. with live music, free food, drink specials and raffle drawings.
Entry fee for the ride is $20 per person plus a package of new undergarments. Riders enjoy a scenic ride, a chance to win prizes including a $500 grand prize with a prize drawing during the after party.
Visit goodwillundy500.net to register online or for more information.
Event sponsors include Low Country Harley-Davidson, Red’s Ice House at Bohicket Marina, Riders Law Firm, The Bridge, and 98 Rock.
Each year, Goodwill and the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center partner to host the Annual Stand Down Against Homeless event that sees hundreds of veteran and community homeless receive medical and dental screenings, clothing, food, haircuts, and job and legal counseling.
Goodwill® Industries of Lower South Carolina is a nonprofit social service organization whose mission is to help people achieve their full potential through the dignity and power of work. For more information about Goodwill’s programs and services, please visit palmettogoodwill.org.