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Fallen Heroes Ride this Sunday

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Red, white and blue....and......motorcycles?

It's all part of the annual fallen heroes family ride which take place this weekend.  It's for a great cause, helping those that have lost someone in either Iraq or Afghanistan.

Last year close to 500 bikers participated.

"This cause is basically to raise awareness that the war is not over and families have paid a great sacrifice, they've lost a loved one," says Malisa Regenos an organizer.  All the money raised by the event is divided equally between the families in Northern Indiana that lost a loved one in Iraq or Afghanistan.

The ride will start at the Wal-Mart on Portage Avenue in South Bend and ends up at American Legion Post 308 in Osceola.  Sign up is this Sunday morning at the Wal-Mart.  The ride starts at 11am.

For more information on the ride and how it benefits people in our area, go to there website by clicking here.

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