Sheriff’s Posse Ride Benefits Catholic Charities

Posted on July 13, 2016


The 2016 Sheriff’s Posse Ride, organized by the Effingham County Sheriff’s Office and several volunteers from the Effingham County Community, was held Saturday, June 11, 2016 to benefit Catholic Charities.

Effingham County Sheriff, Dave Mahon, and his group of volunteers rode east through Effingham, Jasper, Cumberland and Shelby Counties, raising $3,606.40 for the organization.

Sheriff Mahon is shown here presenting a check to Sister Carol Beckermann Area Director of Catholic Charities.  Also pictured, left to right are Blue Knight Member Dennis Wendling, Committee Member Jim Brian, Blue Knight Member Gene Arnold, Blue Knight President Jason McFarland, Blue Knight Member Randy Milone, Jill Kreke Catholic Charities Board Member, Posse Ride Chairperson Cheryl Brian, Blue Knight Member Bob Fergus, and Greg Koester, Catholic Charities Board Member.