Fundraiser to support Thunder Ride in La Crosse

Thunder Ride supports families with type one diabetes

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – You can help families dealing with juvenile diabetes.

A fundraiser will be held at La Crosse’s Shooter’s Bar to support the Chad Erickson Memorial Thunder Ride.

For the owners of business, whose daughter has juvenile diabetes, the event is a way to give back.

“We were able to receive funds from the Thunder Ride to support Julia when we needed it the most when our business was closed during the pandemic,” said Lisa Rudrud, mother of daughter with type one diabetes, co-owner of Shooter’s Bar.

The events starts at 8 p.m. Saturday night at Shooter’s Bar in downtown La Crosse.