People & Events

Disabled vets set Thursday meeting

Disabled American Veterans Chapter 32 and its auxiliary will meet 6 p.m. Thursday at the National Guard Armory in Jackson. All members are encouraged to attend.

UMDF fundraiser planned for Friday

Team Saving Samantha is hosting a “Dine-to-Donate” for United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation fundraiser from 4-10 p.m. Friday at Perkins in Fairmont. Perkins will donate 15 percent of the evening’s sales to the MN Chapter of the UMDF and the Energy for Life Walkathon. The walk will be held Aug. 19 at the Normandale Lake Bandshell in Bloomington. Samantha Phillis is a young woman who is affected by a suspected mitochondrial disorder. She is the granddaughter of Jerrald and Kathy Lloyd of Fairmont.


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