Poker run fundraiser for set Raspor/Burrows scholarship

FLORENCE, Wis. — Forever Young, the Raspor/Burrows Memorial Scholarship All-Terrain Vehicle/Side-by-Side Poker Run fundraiser will be Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Florence County Fair Park in Florence.

The poker run pre-registration is available at Annie’s Trading Post, the Chuckwagon and Pat’s Foods. Cost is $15 per participant. Same-day registration starts at 10 a.m. at the fair park and will cost $20.

Registration includes a map, one poker hand and a memorial bracelet. The run starts at 11 a.m. and all poker hands must be turned in by 5 p.m. Cash prizes will go to the top three poker hands.

The fundraiser also will include food, raffles, merchandise, games and music. All ages are welcome.

The event is planned in memory of Paige Raspor and Izzy Burrows, Florence High School students who died in an automobile accident in 2018. All proceeds will go to a Florence High School scholarship to honor their legacy.