Fundraisers for family which lost home in fire

By Amanda Porterfield |, Erica Quednau |

Published 03/04 2014 01:18PM

Updated 03/10 2014 11:43AM

Update: 10:04 pm, 3/9/14, Sunday
CHARLESTON -- A family whose home was destroyed in a fire is getting a break form the community. People gathered at a local restaurant for good food, music and a chance to give. Sales at the benefit concert go to the Trigg family.

Their home on Planet Drive was destroyed in February. They say, since then, they've never been without help. Monetary donations can be taken to any of the four schools in town.
Original: 1:18 pm, 3/4/14, Tuesday
CHARLESTON -- An area family is getting help after a fire destroyed their home. The Charleston High School Freedom Writers are asking for donations to help the Trigg family. Last month, their home burned down. There's also a benefit Sunday to help raise money.

Deliver donations to the following schools between 8 am - 4 pm, Friday:
CHS, Charleston Middle School, Carl Sandburg Elementary School or Mark Twain Elementary School
Questions? Cara Wheeler (217) 639 - 5000

Trigg Familiy Benefit
Mac's Uptowner
623 Monroe Avenue
Sunday, 1 - 6 pm
Questions: Kevin McGugan (217) 254 - 2757
or Stacey Hackett (217) 232 - 0614

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