FAIRVIEW — A paddle party fundraiser and dinner will be at 6 p.m. Friday to benefit the Bronson family, which lost Marc Bronson in a fatal car accident Feb. 27 in New Mexico, leaving behind a wife and four children.

FAIRVIEW — A paddle party fundraiser and dinner will be at 6 p.m. Friday to benefit the Bronson family, which lost Marc Bronson in a fatal car accident Feb. 27 in New Mexico, leaving behind a wife and four children.
A pulled-pork meal will be from 6 to 7, followed by the paddle part at 7 at Fairview Community Center. The $5 dinner includes sandwich, chips, coleslaw, drink and dessert.
The paddle party is $6 for two paddles or $10 for four paddles. The more paddles, the more chances to win prizes. Vendors include Longaberger, Tupperware, Miche, Pampered Chef, Thrive Life, Damsel in Defense, Scentsy and Gold Canyon.
Silent-auction items will be available to bid on. Raffle tickets will be sold for a chance to win a La-Z-Boy recliner, one of two prizes for 100 gallons of propane from Barry County Co-op and a Ruger 10/22 gun. For more information, call Shelly Ertel at (417) 850-9584 or Jackie Bunch at (417) 825-3807.