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200 Club of the Coastal Empire receives check from Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The Savannah chapter of National Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle club rolled into town Saturday to present a check to the 200 Club of the Coastal Empire for $2,500.

The Buffalo Soldiers, which is composed of active and retired military, law enforcement, and other professional affiliations traveled to Savannah to present the check.

The 200 Club provides immediate financial assistance to the surviving spouses and children of area law enforcement officers and firefighters who lose their lives in the line of duty.

"Every year it's amazing, these guys are so generous, they come together as a bunch of men and women for the fellowship. they select, generously, a philanthropic organization, the 200 club has been very lucky, very fortunate, for the last few years to have been that organization. we're just appreciative of all these guys and what they do." said Lowell Kronowitz, Chairman of the 200 Club of the Coastal Empire.

The club was founded to preserve the history of the Buffalo Soldiers Army Regiments from 1866 to 1944. The name was adopted by the members to express pride in accomplishments made during the decades following the Civil War.

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