Dietrich Strong Fundraiser set in Port Lavaca
The Dietrich Strong 5K Fundraiser, held in honor of Eric Dietrich, will begin at 8 a.m. July 12 at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 5287 Farm-to-Market Road 3084, Port Lavaca.
A group of his friends and classmates from Calhoun High School class of 1998 are holding a fundraiser to help with expenses incurred since Dietrich's leukemia diagnosis in August 2013.
Registration begins at 7 a.m. The cost is $35 per person. The race begins at 8 a.m.
A silent auction gets underway at 9 a.m. The horseshoe and washer tournament starts at 10 a.m.
For more details, contact Joe and Jacquie Campos at 361-484-5457.
Barbecue plates will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Plates are $8 each.
The live auction will begin at 2 p.m.
For more information about the 5K race, contact Elizabeth Chavana at 361-652-1723 or Sarita Bonuz at 361-676-0204.