Name: Aaron Behnke
Why the benefit is being held: Behnke was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord with no known cure. Funds will aid the Behnke family with unexpected medical costs.
When the benefit is: Saturday
Where: Embers 1871, W3529 County Trunk B, Peshtigo
Who’s putting it on: Todd Polzin Dartball team
Where to send donations: Todd Polzin at 715-923-2973 or Rosie Nowak at 920-591-0615
Special details of the benefit: There will be a dartball tournament at $25 per dartball shooter beginning at 9 a.m.; $10 entrance fee which includes food served from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and a door prize ticket, as well as bucket raffles and 50/50.