Gene Gabus, president of Gabus Automotive Group, will present checks totaling $106,000 to five local
charities at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Charles Gabus Ford in Urbandale. These four charities will receive $25,000 each: Children's Cancer Connection, Freedom for Youth, Jester Park Exceptional Riders and Teen Challenge. Urbandale Food Pantry will receive a check for $6,000.