The Beacon High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will be holding a “Pink Out” fundraiser on Friday, Jan. 12, to remember former Beacon City School District nurse Donna Pedersen, who died of cancer on Dec. 4 at age 46.
There will be halftime performances, a concession stand and a presentation to the Pedersen family during halftime of the boys’ game against Lourdes, which begins at 6:15 p.m.
The girls’ team will play James O’Neill High School at 4:15 p.m. isn the first game of the doubleheader.
A $5 donation will be requested at the door to benefit the Pedersen family. Pink shirts also will be on sale for $12. To reserve your size, email Claire Vigna at email@example.com.Did you find this article useful or informative? Please consider a contribution to support our nonprofit journalism. Our annual appeal has begun! All gifts of up to $1,000 through Dec. 31 will be matched TWICE! Click here for details. We are able to provide this website and our weekly print paper free to the community -- and pay our writers, photographers and editors for their hard work -- because of the generosity of readers like you.