Memorial Toy Ride raises thousands for local charities

Dawn Grosse with Community Christmas (2nd from left) and a representative from Montgomery County Youth In Need receive a donation from members of the of the committee for Toys for Tots.

There were 195 registered riders who rode their motorcycles in the 18th annual George Lipscomb Memorial Toy Ride on Nov. 3. The Hermann Eagles Lodge hosted the riders for a get-together after the run. The ride raised $3150 for Community Christmas as well as $3150 for the Montgomery County Youth In Need along with lots of toys.