CONGRATULATIONS  to  Kayli Arjes daughter of Starved Rock Chapter member Dee Pierson Arjes  on winning the ABATE state scholarship essay this year.  She has two years left at OSF  in Peoria RN BSN 



To preserve the universal right to a safe, unrestricted motorcycling environment, and to propose and advocate actions that can be taken by elected officials to protect and conserve the natural resources of La Salle and surrounding counties and the state of Illinois, and ensure through  professional management that sustainable use, recreational opportunities and enjoyment of these resources is available for this and future generations. 

Here are the winners of the ABATE Bike Raffle. The Starved Rock Chapter did sell 2 of the winning tickets. Harold Dober, Ladd won the 110 cc Yamaha TT-R dirt bike and John Pakenham, Mendota, won $200

1st- 2016 HD Heritage Softail, Ken Burden, Phoenix Arizona.

2nd- 2016 Polaris Sportsmans110E , Eileen Paquette, Ava, IL

3rd- 2015 Yamaha TT-R 110 E dirt bike, Harold Dober, Ladd, IL.

4th- $400, Ericka Winkler, Springfield, IL.

5th- $300, Leah Lerner, Herrin, IL.

6th- $200, John Pakenham, Mendota, IL

7th- $100, Jamis Richardson, Springfield, IL.

8th- 5 Year ABATE Membership, Kurt Husen, Machesney Park, IL.