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Then it hit him…let’s use motorcycles to help our veterans.
(Dave was born into the family’s motorcycle business, he grew up on motorcycles, it’s in his blood, he knows the impact and value of Motorcycle Therapy.)Dave then contacted his business partner Robert Manciero, an Emmy Award winning producer and director and told him his ideas.
I unwrapped the first: it contained solar-powered outdoor lights in the shape of fireflies. Warren grinned and said he thought they would look good out on the deck. And emotional to the point that tears came into my eyes. "My finger is frozen just hovering over the shutter release: I emailed. I am still learning my new camera, getting used to its many bells and whistles.
At the same time they would film the ride so the message could be shared with as many veterans as possible.They needed bikes and support, so they contacted Indian Motorcycles, which seemed natural since Dave had fallen in love with his new Indian Chieftain.Dave and Robert told them about the plans and the program. Realizing they would need sidecars to accommodate amputee veterans in a safe comfortable manner they reached out to Craig Arrojo, President of Champion Sidecars, explaining the program and their needs, he also said yes right from the start. Bring your appetite, because Big Skillet is cookin’ up a crock full of concerts at the Chip that you’ll never be able to get enough of.(Before National Geographic, it was Life magazine I wanted to work for, but it folded in 1972, while I was still in high school.) That dream is long, long over, but the girl who had that dream and who loved seeing the world through a viewfinder is still deep inside me.Next Sturgis Rally: August 7 – August 16, 2020 Next Sturgis Rally: August 6 – August 15, 2021 Next Sturgis Rally: August 5 – August 14, 2022 Next Sturgis Rally: August 4 – August 13, 2023 Next Sturgis Rally: August 2 – August 11, 2024 Next Sturgis Rally: August 1 – August 10, 2025 We take wounded and amputee veterans on Indian Motorcycles and Champion sidecars to the Sturgis Bike Rally in South Dakota.
So when I unwrapped it (knowing which present it was) Christmas morning, I felt very much like Beth March, on the second Christmas in Little Women, who said "I'm so full of happiness, that, if Father was only here, I couldn't hold one drop more." It turns out there were drops yet to come.