Orlando, Fla. - On Sunday, Jan. 22, Orlando Harley-Davidson hosted a motorcycle ride along Interstate 4 to raise awareness of the Tri County Chapter of BIKERS AGAINST CHILD ABUSE® (BACA), a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help create a safer environment for abused children. Hundreds of riders took part in the charitable police escorted ride and after-party. "We are honored to have teamed up with BACA in an effort to put an end to child abuse," said Anne Deli, President of Orlando Harley-Davidson. "We were happy to provide motorcycle enthusiasts with an opportunity to support BACA by raising awareness for this worthy cause. It was a fun and meaningful day!" The Tri County Chapter of BACA helps abused children in Central Florida by involving them with an established, united organization that is prepared to lend its physical presence and emotional support in order to shield them from further abuse. "This ride provided an opportunity to bring riders from all over the world to support one major and very important cause: helping to create awareness of the struggle to put an end to child abuse," said Brook "Grumpy" Fay, the Tri County President of BACA. "No child should live in fear and we want the community to know that we are here to help." An after-party event was also held at the Orlando Harley-Davidson Historic Factory Dealership with live music by The Pendletones, entertainment and food.
About Orlando Harley-Davidson One of the largest dealerships in the country, Orlando Harley-Davidson operates seven locations within the Orlando metro area: Orlando Harley-Davidson Historic Factory, East Orlando Harley-Davidson, Orlando Harley-Davidson South and apparel stores at Downtown Disney® West Side, Premium Outlets - International Drive, International Drive and the Orlando International Airport. Working with the local dealers, owners Steve and Anne Deli have opened and operate 16 Harley-Davidson® retail stores across the country. For more information, visit www.orlandoharley.com.
About Tri County Chapter of BIKERS AGAINST CHILD ABUSE® Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA) is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to help create a safer environment for abused children. The Tri County Chapter of BACA lends support to Central Florida children by involving them with an established, united organization that is prepared to lend its physical presence and emotional support in order to shield children from further abuse. BACA works in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect children.
For more information, visit http://florida.bacaworld.org