‘She has a beautiful soul’: Manitowoc family hopes to raise $30K for special van for daughter in wheelchair

Gracie Clark, 13, is blind and has cerebral palsy. Her parents are hosting a fundraiser to buy a wheelchair-accessible van for their daughter. MANITOWOC – Gracie Clark loves people, loves to laugh … and loves to get out of the house on an adventure. “If you tell her the night before ‘We are going bye-bye,’…

Eugene man reflects on 500 donations of platelets

EUGENE, Ore. — For those who want to donate blood, but are squeamish about the needle, dedicated and decadeslong donor Dan Ertel has one piece of simple advice. “Look that way,” he said with a laugh, looking away from his right arm. He shared this wisdom on a recent morning, as he sat down for…

Post Malone Raises Over $200K By Playing Apex Legends On Stream

Post Malone raised over $200K in donations for charities by live streaming Apex Legends on Twitch. Post Malone raised a huge chunk of change for a handful of charities by picking up a controller, putting on his headset, and playing one of his favorite video games. The singer did a series of “Gaming for Love” live…

South Buffalo donation drive helps those impacted by Tops mass shooting

The goal was to collect donations of food, cleaning supplies, diapers and more for those impacted by the Tops Market mass shooting on May 14. BUFFALO, N.Y. — Buffalo Common Council member Chris Scanlon on Sunday held an event with South Buffalo Roots to “Fill the Trailer.” The goal was to collect donations of food, cleaning supplies,…