The festivities for Happiness House’s 5th Annual Motorcycle Run held in collaboration with Jeremy’s Journey for Hope began at the Shortsville American Legion, 1513 Palmyra Street/Rt. 21 in Shortsville on Saturday, August 27th, 2011 with registration and a pancake breakfast at 8:30 am. 70 riders and passengers enjoyed a scenic run and raised $5,700 for Autism awareness. Major sponsors of this event included the Shortsville American Legion, Paint Masters Auto Finishes, Relph Benefit Advisors, Brian & Kelly Meath, Rochester Lead Works, Inc., and the Penn Yan Elks Lodge 1722.
Proceeds from the 2011 Run will go to Happiness House Foundation to benefit Happiness House’s programs and services.
Special thanks to Kim and Jeremy, sponsors, volunteers and all who participated in the ride for “Jeremy’s Journey for Hope.”
Happiness House- Finger Lakes Cerebral Palsy Association is a private nonprofit health and human service agency that has been serving communities in the Finger Lakes region in Upstate New York since 1969. Today with sites in Geneva, Canandaigua, Gorham, and Waterloo, Happiness House offers an array of educational program, recreational and family support services for children and adults with and without disabilities who reside in Ontario, Seneca, Wayne, and Yates counties. On average Happiness House serves 1,000 individuals and their families each year.
Cheryl L. Coppola