Elmira, N.Y. (WENY)-- A local fundraiser supporting the New York State Police K9 foundation needs your help.
Over the past two years the fundraiser has raised enough money to buy two specially trained dogs for the force, and a bulletproof k-9 vest. This weekend, they're hosting another fundraiser. The community is invited to a chicken barbecue at the Elmira Elks Lodge. Tickets are $10, Proceeds will go toward the purchase of sports memorabilia that will be auctioned off, and to bring some big named athletes to town for its "summer sports banquet.
The barbecue is from 12:00pm-4:00pm.