WKVI Radio was recently presented the prestigious “Freedom of the Road” award by ABATE of Indiana. The presentation was made at the WKVI studio with local ABATE officer, Ernie Brewer, presenting the plaque to Ted Hayes.
In accepting the award, Ted commented on how proud he was that the station was involved with such a worthwhile group, and pledged to help promote the club’s activities in the future.
“I am so impressed with their efforts, especially the member’s Christmas toy program for needy children,” said Ted.
ABATE stands for American Bikers Aimed Towards Education. Its aims are to promote safety, to protect rights and to help others. ABATE of Indiana represents approximately 20% of the registered motorcycle riders in the state. It has a membership of 28,000.