Fighters Ball event slated Sept. 24

From staff reports

The annual Fighter’s Ball Presents: Cocktails for a Cause will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Quality Inn in Franklin.

The fundraiser benefits Relay for Life’s efforts to generate awareness of cancer prevention, detection and treatment.

The event will include hors ‘dourves, drawings, dancing and a silent auction. Cost to attend ranges from $15 for general admission to $25 for a VIP package that includes early bird drawings, drink tickets and photography sessions.

Proceeds from the event will be used for funding research and treatment projects in western Pennsylvania.

Disc jockey Phil Close will provide music.

Relay for Life is accepting sponsors and donations of items to be auctioned.

Individuals, local businesses and other groups who are interested can call (814) 676-5759 or email


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