CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas– When regional professional photographer Rafay Shaikh signed up with the automobile neighborhood nearly two years ago, lots of car enthusiasts would satisfy up at the parking area in Moore Plaza. The car fulfills at Moore Plaza quickly got closed down since the group would meet without permission from surrounding companies.
“I occurred this cars and truck community simply taking photos for my S.A.R. Click Facebook page in 2021 after my graduation from TAMUCC,” stated Rafay Shaikh.
“I began taking pictures at another event with a pal of mine, Marc Juarez, called ‘Cars and Coffee Corpus Christi’ at Coral Bean Coffee,” stated Shaikh.Shaikh’s images started getting more views and likes on social media, which helped him grow his voice in the automobile neighborhood. Shaikh eventually started doing pop-up car meets throughout the city on his own.”I partnered with Nathan Gershon for his occasion ‘Cars and Airplanes
‘and began a new’ Cruise to Cars and Airplanes’ occasion,”said Shaikh.He finally met Chris Massacre, and the pair created the concept to use the Freebirds World Burrito car park in Moore Plaza once again, however this time with appropriate permissions from the businesses around the location.” Chris helped me get the consents, and I arranged our very first Freebirds Friday in October,”stated Shaikh.
“We decided to have a contribution thing going every month at Freebirds Friday. So, the very first time we
gathered canned food for the Coastal Bend Food Bank,”said Shaikh. The group stated they combined their love for vehicles and photography to do something much better for the neighborhood and assistance supply
individuals with a platform.Shaikh’s next cars and truck meet-up,’Freebirds Friday and Pets,’is showing up on Friday, Jan. 13, starting at 7 p.m. The group will gather pet materials for numerous pet shelters, especially PAAC– Individuals Assisting Animal Control. Every family pet supply contribution will receive a free cookie or brownie.”Everybody is invited to help us make pets’lives much easier. No revving and no burnouts. Please regard the home. There will be kids and family pets around, so drive thoroughly. Please clean after your pets,”stated Shaikh.For more details on ‘Freebirds Friday’ (every second Friday of the month ), visit the occasions Facebook page here.