Poker run Sunday will benefit veterans

News-DemocratApril 26, 2013 

A poker run benefiting the Hospice of Southern Illinois' We Honor Veterans partnership and patient care program will be held Sunday in Smithton.

The event will begin at 11 a.m. at No Jacks Bar and Grill. Vehicles will head out around 12:30 p.m. Registration is $25.

Bikes and cars travel from the bar through the race route to the Mascoutah American Legion, Sparta VFW, Prairie Du Rocher American Legion and Millstadt VFW. Vehicles will head back at 5:30 p.m. to Smithton for prizes and food specials.

The rain date is scheduled for May 5.

We Honor Veterans partnership is a collaboration between the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, the Department of Veterans Affairs and local hospices to ensure veterans get the care they are entitled to and deserve.

For more information about the poker run, contact No Jacks Bar and Grill at 618-235-2356 or a www.nojacksbar.com.

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