Dallas Hanson benefit March 7, in Coal Valley


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Posted Online: Feb. 13, 2014, 1:14 pm
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Submitted press release.

Fundraiser to benefit, Dallas Hanson, a Moline High School student and Coal Valley resident struck by a car, will be from from 5 to 9 p.m. March 7 at The Rock in Coal Valley.
Cost for a taco dinner is $5 per person. There will be a cash bar and Whitey's ice cream for sale.
There will be 50/50s throughout the night along with raffles and silent auctions.
All proceeds will go to the family to help the Hanson family with extensive medical expenses during Dallas' road to recovery.
If you are unable to make the event and want to donate directly to the family, checks can be made to Dallas E Hanson Benefit and mailed to: Black Hawk State Bank, 200 1st St., Coal Valley, IL 61240
Checks also can be dropped off at any Black Hawk State Bank QC location.




















 



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