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Fundraiser before Sheets game to boost White River Hornet football

The White River Education Foundation will host a fundraising, pregame party and raffle Sept. 7, prior to the Hornets’ football game at historic Sheets Field in downtown Buckley.

Doors will be open from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Firehouse Pub, 780 Main St., and 100 percent of the proceeds from the fundraiser will help the school district meet its educational needs.

First prize during the fundraiser is an iPad and second place is two tickets to a Sept. 21 concert by rapper Pitbull at the Puyallup Fair. Winners need not be present to claim their prize.

Tickets are now on sale in Buckley at Columbia Bank, Buckley Veterinary Hospital, Char’s Barber Shop and Rainier Natural Health. They also are available in Bonney Lake at Woodcreek Pediatrics. Tickets will be sold at The Firehouse Pub on the day of the event. Tickets also can be purchased by calling 253-255-2835.

The game, featuring the White River Hornets against Highline High, kicks off at 7 p.m.

For more details about the event, call 253-255-2835 or 360-829-3857 or visit the White River Education Foundation on Facebook.

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