A Donkeyball fundraiser will be held at the Morris Area Elementary School gymnasium 7 p.m. Thursday to raise money for the family of Morris Area High School student Tim Boettcher. Tim and his father were both recently hospitalized and are recovering. Morris Student Council President Nicole Gillespie explained to KMRS what Donkeyball is:
“It’s exactly what it says — it’s Donkeyball!” Gillespie explained. “You have different teams riding on donkeys that will be playing basketball.”
The game will be preceded by a 5 p.m. free will benefit supper with steak sandwiches and hamburgers in the Elementary cafeteria. There will also be a silent auction. Tickets are available at the door for $10, or in advance for $8 at Willie’s, Pizza Ranch, Town and Country, or the Elementary School office.