Snapshot: Legion cruises donations to hospitals


CIZ COM 0221 Cruzin 4 a Cure

Members of the Zionsville American Legion caravanned to Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital and Riley Hospital for Children Feb. 11 to deliver $1,500 in gift cards and a carload of new toys. The donations were made possible through the 10th annual Josiah’s Ride: Cruzin’ 4 a Cure, an event that raises funds to help local children diagnosed with leukemia or lymphoma. The October 2016 event raised more than $18,000, bringing the grand fundraising total to $115,215 since 2006. The legion previously presented checks totaling more than $15,000 to the families of Hadley Lehr and Kizmin Summers. Pictured, back row from left, Rick Baum, Donna Davis, Andy Ricketts, Chrissy Koenig, Angie Worzala, Jeff Worzala, Dianna Colvin, middle row, Olivia Koenig and Melanie Worzala, and front row, Mitchel Koenig and Joey Worzala. Not pictured is Legion Commander Bart Colvin. (Submitted photo)