Ride Out Hunger Charity Ride Alert

WHAT: Kroger will partner with MotorCity Harley-Davidson to host Ride Out Hunger, its first Poker Run motorcycle ride to support Zero Hunger | Zero Waste in local Michigan communities. All ride proceeds will benefit Gleaners Community Food Bank.  

Scott Hays, president, The Kroger Co. of Michigan, will lead the ride on his own motorcycle and bikers will stop at three Kroger locations to retrieve poker cards. The rider with the best poker hand at the end of the ride will win a getaway to the Soaring Eagle Casino Eagle Casino and Resort in Mount Pleasant, MI, including a two-night stay in a first-class room, $200 dining credit and $200 credit to the Soaring Eagle Spa.

A huge parking lot party featuring music, food, drinks and more will be held at Farmington Hills MotorCity Harley-Davidson, the ride’s end location. Enthusiasts who do not participate in the ride are invited to the party.


Begin at Brighton Harley-Davidson, 5942 Whitmore Lake Rd., Brighton 48116

  • Stop #1: Kroger, 670 Highland Ave., Milford, MI 48381
  • Stop #2: Kroger, 10951 Highland Rd., White Lake, MI 48386
  • Stop #3: Kroger, 2905 Union Lake Rd., Commerce Twp., MI 48382

End at Farmington Hills MotorCity Harley-Davidson, 24800 Haggerty Rd., Farmington Hills 48335


Saturday, June 23

Registration: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Kickstands up by 1 p.m.
Riders arrive at Farmington Hills MotorCity Harley-Davidson by 4 p.m.
Parking lot party: 1-6 p.m.


Pre-Registration: $20 per bike plus $10 for an additional rider
Registration: $25 on event day plus $10 for an additional rider
$5 donation for parking lot party only

Participants may pre-register at: https://www.gcfb.org/event_18_ride_out_hunger#_blank


Support The Kroger Co. Zero Hunger | Zero Waste initiative to end hunger and food waste in the communities it serves by 2025.


The Kroger Co. of Michigan
MotorCity Harley-Davidson
Gleaners Community Food Bank


Stacy Kessel
Director of Marketing and Communications
Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan

Rachel Hurst
Corporate Affairs Manager
The Kroger Co. of Michigan