Milton’s 13th annual Charity Poker Run took place on August 13th. e Charity Poker Run attracts Motorcycle enthusiasts from all over Ontario with the run starting at Halton Auto Service & Transmission where riders register and socialize over coffee and Timbits before setting off the scenic 200 km ride ends at the Halton Sportsmen’s Club where participants enjoy a steak dinner and live entertainment.
All proceeds from the run go to the Milton District Hospital Foundation to support the purchase of much needed equipment.
“We have probably close to 200 bikes today and will do 200 kilometers for a scenic ride and then back to Halton Sportsmen Club for a Steak Dinner and live band” said organizer Ron Kulla.
Helen Vatistas, Executive Director for Milton District Hospital Foundation expressed her gratitude “The Charity Poker Run is one of our longest standing community partner events, and we are sincerely grateful for the by Rick Di Lorenzosupport that we have received year after year.” “Annual community events like the Charity Poker Run have been instrumental in helping us reach our campaign goals and we thank all participants, sponsors, and the Kulla Family for supporting us” said Brian Penman, Chair of the Board for MDHF.
For more information and to register for next year’s run visit their website at www.charitypokerrun.ca