8/20/2013 4:52:00 PM American Legion hosting benefit dinner
Submitted to Harbor Light Newspaper
The VFW Post #2051 and the American Legion Post #281 will be hosting a benefit dinner for Harbor Springs resident Dan Pellegrom on Saturday, September 14 at the VFW Hall in Harbor Springs.
Dan is a Harbor Springs graduate who served in the Navy for four years. He has two grown children and lives and works in Harbor Springs. He is best known as "Dan from Out to Lunch." Dan was diagnosed with Acute Monistic Leukemia and massed cell cytosis, which attacks the immune system. He will be traveling to the University of Michigan for treatments, then undergoing a bone marrow transplant in which his sister Margaret was a match.
Please support Dan and his family by attending this event. The event will start at 4 p.m. with dinner at 5 p.m. There will be a grilled chicken and Alaskan halibut for dinner, hot dogs for the kids and take out available. Live and silent auctions, including three Alaskan adventures will be held, along with a 50-50 drawing. Music will be provided by the Jeff Fitzgerald Band. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Children ages six and under are free. Tickets are available at the American Legion or Out to Lunch and by calling 231-526-2551 or 231-526-2980.