SYRACUSE — The second annual fundraiser for the Mitchell J. Price Memorial Scholarship, a component of the Kosciusko County Community Foundation, will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Syracuse Eagles, 12889 N. Kern Road, Syracuse.
The scholarship is awarded to a Wawasee student interested in becoming a first responder. Price was a member of the Milford Fire Department for 30 years. During his tenure with the department he helped with fundraisers for the United Way, participating in Day of Caring and serving on the Milford EMS for a number of years.
The event will include $12 tenderloin and fries basket, bake sale and a 50/50 drawings and a gun raffle. There will also be a shirt and koozie pre-sale to place an order visit htp://preorder.mitchpricelegacy.com. All proceeds will go to the Mitchell J. Price Memorial.
Raffle tickets for the gun raffle will be $20 each or six tickets for $100. Eight guns will be up for raffle. They are:
• A Hendry Golden Boy 22 LR. Octagon barrel
• A Savage 42 22 LR and 410 GA combo barrel rifle
• A Benelu Nova Camo 12 Ga 28 inch barrel
• A Springfield Armory Saint AR-15 5.56 Nato
• A Taurus 856 black
• A Canik Mete SFT 9mm tan
• A Taurus TX22 22 LR black
• Glock 19 9 mm
Rules for the raffle are: Winners need not be present to win. Winners must be 21 and pass a background check. Winners may pick up their fire arm from Two Bear Arms in Etna Green or there is a $300 cash prize option instead of a gun.