Annual “Grandma’s Ride” raises $1,700 for Trenton Fire Department

Motorcycle rider on the road

A motorcycle ride and other fundraising activities generated over $1,700 for the Trenton Fire Department fire prevention and safety efforts.

Grandmas Ride 2018Sunday’s group left from Chumbley’s in Trenton and rode to the Chula Bar and Grill. Activities also included a meal and music. The total amount raised was reported as $1,732. According to the organizer of the third annual Grandma’s Ride, Cissy Wilcoxsin, there were 53 participants on 41 motorcycles, 12 of which had passengers.

Some participants traveled quite a distance to be part of the motorcycle ride/fundraiser. These included riders from Lincoln, Nebraska, Bonner Springs, Kansas and Grain Valley in Missouri.