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Local organizations fundraise to support our troops

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Those who have and are currently serving our military were the focus of an event in South Bend Saturday night.  The St. Joe Valley Blue Star Mothers and Father Corby's Ministry Brigade hosted a dinner and dance at Holy Cross School.

It was 15 dollars to attend the event but all the money goes to organizations that support our troops.  Father Corby's Ministry Chairman Tim Celmer said, "We owe them for our freedom so whatever we can do and whatever organization we can support that supports our troops, their families, and our veterans, that's a good thing and that's what this is about tonight."

Party goers could also enjoy a display featuring pictures of people who have served and are serving in the military.  And to raise more money there were raffles as well.

 

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