On 08/29/2021 The Roughriders attended a fundraiser for the Lincoln Autism Network. We are very pleased to have made a donation to this great cause.
On the same day and at the same place, we friends and family of Donald Went Jr. Also known as D.J. Went.
In September if 202 DJ was diagnosed with cancer and has been unable to work.
DJ serviced in the U.S. Marine Corps and was working for a small employer. His employer has no continuing benefits for DJ.
We are happy to have donated to DJ.
On Saturday, July 10th 2021 the Roughriders attended a Cancer Benefit Pancake Feed for Jerry Carlson.
Jerry has spent most of his life giving back to his community. He has served in law enforcement for 40 years and is currently a Saunders County Deputy. Jerry was previously a Nebraska State Trooper. He served in the United States Marine Corps as a Military Police Officer.
Jerry has had many titles but his favorites are Grandpa to his 5 grandchildren and Husband to his Pife Pat of 44 years.
We are very appreciative of his service and are pleased to make a donation to this great man.
Shellie, pictured to the left, is a cousin to Jerry. Shellie and her husband Rocky were instrumental in bringing this donation to completion.
On Friday July 23rd, 2021 The roughriders donated back packs full of back to school supplies to the Salvation Army.
One of our member's grandchildren assisted us with this much appreciated work.
Thank you ladies!
On Sunday July 25th, 2021 the Roughriders participated in the poker run/fundraiser for the Gentry Family.
Branden lost his wife and these children lost their mother.
We are very happy to have made a donation to this family!