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Bowling fundraiser held for Ronald McDonald Family Room at Memorial Hospital

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Bowling fundraiser held by local students and Ronald McDonald House Charity Bowling fundraiser held by local students and Ronald McDonald House Charity
A fundraiser for the Ronald McDonald Family Room at Memorial Hospital was held on Sunday afternoon. The fundraiser was at Strikes and Spares in Mishawaka.

The event was put on by the Ronald McDonald House Charity's teen board. There are about 50 students who serve on the teen board and they range from grades 7-12.


Matthew Gartoni was one of the students on hand and is the Teen Board President. He says the event is not only benefiting those in need, but it also teaches the students involved a valuable lesson.

"It's a great cause and it's a great learning experience because you learn so much about how boards and businesses act in real life. So it's great," Gartoni said.

This is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the board. The event raises about $5,000 for the Ronald McDonald Family Room at Memorial Hospital.



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