Marshall Co. Elks Poker Run Helps Fund a Veteran Service Dog

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The Marshall County Elks Lodge #2707 hosted a poker run on May 19th, 2018 to benefit a service dog for a Veteran through the This Able Veteran organization. The first-time event was well-supported, with 66 poker run players on motorcycles and vehicles. Over 20 Marshall County members volunteered their time, hard work and dedication to help make this event such a huge success.

The day ended with music, food and an auction that helped raise $5,005 for this amazing organization that does so much to help our Veterans. Another highlight of the day was a visit and demonstration from a service dog in training. Marshall County Lodge plans to do its part by donating to this fine organization again. For more information on how you can help provide service dogs for our Veterans, please visit