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MOMS Club hosting fundraisers for injured Franklin Fire Co. firefighter

All proceeds from events will benefit Jason Kuehler and his family to help with medical and other expenses

April 13, 2011

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — The MOMS Club of Chambersburg West will be hosting two benefits for injured firefighter Jason Kuehler.

Kuehler, assistant chief of the Franklin Fire Co., was severely burned during a mobile home fire March 19. He is being treated at Johns Hopkins Bayview Burn Center in Baltimore.

According to Kuehler's Facebook page, which has been updated by fellow firefighters when they visit him, he was scheduled to undergo surgery Monday. He's had several skin-grafting procedures.

All proceeds from the MOMS events will benefit Kuehler and his family to help with medical and other expenses during his recovery and rehabilitation, according to a news release.

A "10 percent Day" will be held at the Red Robin restaurant on Norland Avenue on Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. For each customer who brings in a flier for the fundraiser (available to print at www.tinyurl.com/kuehler-redrobin), the restaurant will donate 10 percent of the bill (not including alcohol or tips) to the Kuehler family.

Both dine-in and carryout orders are included, the news release stated.

A spaghetti dinner will be held Sunday, May 22, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Franklin Fire Hall at 158 W. King St., Chambersburg. The event also will include a bake sale, silent auction and basket raffle.

Dine-in ticket prices are $10 for an adult, $5 for ages 3 to 12, and $25 for a family. Carryout orders are available for $10 per meal.

Tickets may be purchased at the door, but preorders and RSVPs are appreciated.

For more information about these events, to RSVP or to make a donation, call 717-830-0622 or email momsclubwest@excite.com.

The MOMS Club of Chambersburg West is a chapter of MOMS Club International, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting stay-at-home moms and their families.

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