The Carolina Panthers, WBT and WSOC-TV are inviting the neighborhood to Bank of America Stadium on Tuesday, Dec. 15 from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. for a particular Hancock’s Bikes for Youngsters assortment day when new bikes for need-based youth might be donated.
“We’re excited to proceed the legacy and model of our annual Hancock’s Bikes for Youngsters occasion,” mentioned WBT basic supervisor Matt Hanlon. “Having the Carolina Panthers and WSOC-TV as companions this 12 months and the power to gather the bikes at Bank of America Stadium is particular for our listeners and followers. This 12 months we acknowledge the necessity is larger than ever and we’re thrilled to have the ability to present kids a motorbike through the holidays this 12 months.”
New bikes might be dropped off at Bank of America Stadium’s Lowe’s (East) Gate plaza on Mint Street. WBT and WSOC-TV will host stay protection of the gathering all through the day and guests can have an opportunity to satisfy WBT and WSOC-TV personalities on the drop-off. Panthers mascot Sir Purr might be on web site from 12-1 p.m.
The particular assortment day is a part of the bigger Hancock’s Bikes for Youngsters marketing campaign that runs from November 22-December 15. Hancock’s Bikes for Youngsters was began by retired WBT-AM radio character John Hancock 27 years in the past and has collected practically 20,000 new bikes for youngsters since its inception.
On Dec. 19, the donated bikes might be distributed to children who might be recognized by Disaster Help Ministry and Thompson Baby and Household Focus.
“The Carolina Panthers are happy to group up with our companions NewsTalk 1110 WBT-AM and WSOC-TV to help this 12 months’s Hancock’s Bikes for Youngsters,” mentioned Panthers director of neighborhood relations Riley Fields. “By means of the generosity of our neighborhood and the advocacy of John Hancock, 1000’s of kids have been served via this essential vacation program, and we’re hopeful people will once more help this 12 months’s bike drive and proceed the custom of offering pleasure to need-based kids in our neighborhood.”
A number of neighborhood companions which have come collectively for this 12 months’s assortment together with Frito-Lay, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Division, Disaster Help Ministry, Northside Baptist Church and Thompson Baby and Household Focus.