By Annarosa Salazar
The members of a small men’s organization in Madera may not have white beards or drive flying sleighs, but to dozens of local kids they are as real as Santa Claus.
Last Christmas the Madera chapter of the Active International 20-30 Club gave out 45 bicycles as part of a service project they began three years ago.
Club members approached needy children at random and surprised them with brand-new bicycles.
Past president Ryan Desmond recalled the first giveaway...