WTRS Announces 'Bikes For Badges'
June 5, 2014 at 7:42 AM (PT)
JVC BROADCASTING Country WTRS (102.3 MY COUNTRY FM)/GAINESVILLE/OCALA morning show host BUBBA THE LOVE SPONGE has announced "BIKES FOR BADGES," a charity motorcycle run on SATURDAY, JUNE 14th at BUBBA RACEWAY PARK in OCALA, FL.
All proceeds raised from the event will go directly to the families of fallen FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL officer CHELSEA RICHARD, as well as civilians GEORGE PHILLIPS and JOHN DUGGAN, who all lost their lives in an I-75 pile-up on SATURDAY, MAY 3rd.
"BUBBA THE LOVE SPONGE and 102.3 MY COUNTRY FM are committed to giving back to our community," said WTRS Dir./Programming DAVE TYLER. "This is our hometown. Tragedy can strike anywhere and we want to ensure the families of our fallen heroes are well taken care of. THE BUBBA THE LOVE SPONGE FOUNDATION to date has given nearly half a million dollars in funds to families of these heroes. Now we are honored to take care of the three families affected by this accident."