CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KWWL) -- What was going to be a sad Memorial Day for Cedar Rapids non-profit organization Bridge Under the Bridge, was turned around when they were gifted two new generators after theirs was reportedly stolen.
The organization was formed by organizer Bridgette Robinson after the derecho to help feed people in need, and they have been serving the community ever since.
Bridge Under the Bridge had been planning a Memorial Day event to serve meals and have a refrigerator that needed to be plugged in. Luckily, two generators were donated to them, so they could continue feeding the community. Someone even loaned them a generator as well right away. people, a family friend and Theisen’s in Cedar Rapids, saw the post and donated generators.