The 10th annual Wade's Ride may have had some changes due to thunderstorms Saturday, but there was still plenty of activity going on in the Clint Bowyer Community Building.
Despite the changes, the event was able to bring in a record $17,000.
Mikie and Gail Barrett organize this yearly event to raise funds to educate about Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, provide swaddle blankets for newborn babies and extend their services to outlying counties. They lost their infant son, Wade, to SIDS in 2010.
The motorcycle ride did not take place because of thunderstorms in the 150-mile area, but participants still ran or walked the 5K around the fairground neighborhood. A silent auction had a lot of items. Among many volunteers, the Emporia State University baseball team helped with the 5K.
For more information about this organization, visit 'Wade's Warriors" on Facebook.