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 firstname.lastname@example.org.Did you find this article useful or informative? Please consider a donation to support our work. Even $5 a month, charged automatically to your credit card, would be terrific. 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.