Foun­da­tion host­ing fundraiser for kids


Katie’s Foun­da­tion for Child Safety will hold its third an­nual night out beef and beer fundraiser March 2 from 8 p.m. to mid­night at the North Penn VFW, 2519 -HnNLnWown 5oDG, GOHnVLGH.

5DIflH EDVNHWV, JLIW FDUGV, prizes and more will be fea­tured for the fundraiser, which hon­ors the me­mory of Katie Lam­bert who was killed in 2005 when an un­se­cured piece of fur­ni­ture fell on her.

Tick­ets are $30 a per­son or $50 a cou­ple at the door. Tick­ets also may be pur­chased at www.katieelise­lam­

Pa­rade aid set

Aim­ing to raise more than $55,000 needed to pay for the Abing­ton/Chel­tenham area’s an­nual, fam­ily-friendly, morn­ing-in­tonight In­de­pen­dence Day Cel­e­bra­tion of Thurs­day, July 4, the event’s not-forSUofiW VSonVoU, WKH GUHDWHU Glen­side Pa­tri­otic As­so­ci­a­tion, has sched­uled two lo­cal fundrais­ers for March and April.

The as­so­ci­a­tion’s yearly Food-Drink-En­ter­tain­ment So­cial is set for March 1, from 7 to 11 p.m., at the Glen­side Knights of Colum­bus Fla­herty Coun­cil cen­ter on Limekiln Pike, VouWK oI :DYHUOy 5oDG.

Tick­ets are $30 each and are avail­able by call­ing 0DUJy DnG 5LFN .DVV DW 215-884-2251 or through the pa­tri­otic as­so­ci­a­tion web­site, http://www.glenVLGHMuOy4WKHYHnW.FoP/.

With food catered by O’Neill’s Mar­ket of Glen­side, the so­cial will also of­fer mu­si­cal en­ter­tain­ment and a va­ri­ety of door prizes do­nated by lo­cal mer­chants and busi­nesses. Tick­ets will also be sold at the Fla­herty Coun­cil on the night of March 1.

The sec­ond fundraiser, GGPA “Keep the Pa­rade 5un­nLnJ” 5K run and 1-mile walk, is planned for April 13. With an 8 a.m. start and pre-reg­is­tra­tion from 7 to 7:45 a.m., the run/walk will start and end at VFW Post 676, Jenk­in­town and Edge Hill roads, Glen­side. Both run and walk routes will wind through Glen­side streets, south of -HnNLnWown 5oDG.

Pre-run reg­is­tra­tions are $25 per en­trant, and $30 on April 13, and are now be­ing ac­cepted on­line at the GGPA web­site, or by mail to the pa­tri­otic as­so­ci­a­tion, at­ten­tion: Keep the PaUDGH 5un­nLnJ, 32 Bo[ 72, Glen­side, PA 19038-0072.

Tax de­ductible de­duc­tions to the GGPA are ac­cepted year-round and may be di­rected to the GGPA, Susque­hanna Bank, PO Box 9009, Jenk­in­town, PA 19046.

Se­na­tor of­fer­ing tax as­sis­tance

State Sen. LeAnna Washington is pro­vid­ing tax prepa­ra­tion ser­vices to low in­come con­stituents and low in­come se­niors, now through April 17, ev­ery Mon­day, at KHU 5oVOyn GLVWULFW oI­fiFH, 1168 (DVWon 5oDG, 5oVOyn; and ev­ery Wed­nes­day, at her 3KLODGHOSKLD oI­fiFH, 1555-$ Wadsworth Ave.

Vol­un­teers will be on hand Wo SUHSDUH DnG fiOH WD[HV IoU free.

Ap­point­ments are re­quired. To sched­ule an ap­point­ment, call 215-2420472.

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