LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) – The Chad Erickson Memorial Thunder Journey for Juvenile Diabetes held its annual journey at present with a purpose to elevate funds for households in want of monetary help.
The journey consisted of six stops and roughly 170 pre-registered riders, with expectations of that quantity doubling the day of the occasion.
With hopes of elevating round $50,000, the funds gained could be distributed between devoted accounts for each the Gundersen and Mayo Clinic well being methods.
Funds are allotted on account of a grant utility for help and a “biggest want” foundation for households struggling to pay for doctor visits, pharmacological provides, insulin pumps, and different wants related to juvenile diabetes.
“It feels good to have all people again in a single spot as a result of finally, on the finish of the day, we’re elevating cash for teenagers,” says Jen Buchner, Normal Supervisor at Rod’s Journey On Powersports.