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303: Why Are Car Shows Like Jefferson Swap Canceling?

Show Date: 04/04/2020

(Season 14 EP 14)

We will be talking with Gary Esse the owner of swap meet shows like the Spring Jefferson Auto Swap Meet & Car Show. This show has never had to close in 43 years. The show went on even through monsoons rains, 5 inches of snow and poor economic times. However, Gary had to make a decision to close this year’s show. (note this closing only effects the Spring Jefferson Show). Gary is also owner of Madison Classics.

Our second guest will be “Slash”. (He goes by this name to protect his true identity.) He is with the Guardians of the Children, Belle City Chapter. This organization is a non-profit 501 c3 motorcycle group that serves those children who have been abused. They partner with Child Advocacy agencies and Victim Assistance groups. This unique group of bikers adopt an abused child into their club. Now that child is surrounded by members of the Guardians. Giving that child a reason to feel safe. The Guardian host an annual car and bike show to raise necessary funds that clothe and if necessary housing that child. Slash will be making an announcement about their show and the Coronavirus impact.

See the Guardians of the Children website for more information…


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