MISSION STATEMENT of Pacesetters Corvette Club
and Corvettes Serving America Foundation:
For 2008, we’re participating in a
literal "pledge drive" covering an estimated 3000 round trip miles,
passing through a combined 15 Southern, Northern, and Mid-Western states. This
year, we're calling the event...
FOR A CURE!
The PaceSetters Corvette Club (www.pscc1.org)
and our 501 (c)(3) non-profit foundation,
the Corvettes Serving America
(CSA) Foundation (www.csafoundation.org)
are at it again !!!
It was a great honor to guide this
wonderful, dedicated group,
mostly from the Atlanta area,
with KY & FL also
on the Maine leg of their 3000 mile fundraising tour.
Tuesday, May 27
meeting the travelers at the Hampton Inn in Freeport,
we enjoyed dinner at
nearby Gritty McDuff's.
5 Vettes from New Hampshire's
Gate City Corvette Club
joined us for the day's activities.
stop was Portland Head Light, in service since 1791. While there,
Tour leader Cynthia "Cha Cha" Chapman
was interviewed by NBC Channel 6 news.
for lunch at Becky's Diner on the Portland waterfront.
While there, I was also interviewed by Channel 6.
After lunch, we took off on a scenic 73 mile drive to Pemaquid
featured on the Maine quarter.
This was a typical view on
a spectacular day!
finally tore ourselves away from the scenery for another scenic drive
at Cook's Lobster House on Bailey Island.
of our guests enjoyed classic Maine cuisine (read "lobstah").
Cha Cha and Linda Patton presented a check for $3500
to Melissa Cushman of the American Cancer
Society! I presented her with the $365 from
last Sunday's Spring
Before heading for work in
Augusta, I saw the dedicated group off for their
next leg to Virginia. Keep the shiny side up, folks!