Kevin Lust: American Business Club makes charitable connections
Parked cars, cold beer and disabled children riding bicycles are not three things that most people would say have anything in common. But members of the American Business Club of Springfield, one of the area’s largest civic organizations, know the connection exactly.
Cars and cold drinks represent how the club generates the funds it raises for charity, and special bicycles serve as a remarkable example of how they give it away.
Chartered in 1925 and known locally as ABC, the Springfield group of Ambucs is one of…