‘Support our Ranchers’ fundraiser invites community support

Flyer provided by event organizer, St. George News

ST. GEORGE — A fundraising dinner and concert to benefit ranchers and families will be held Thursday at the Cottontown Village, 25 N. 300 West, in Washington City.

Billed as a fundraiser with “proceeds going to families impacted by recent land grabs,” the event will include music from John Houston’s Gospel Choir along with other local artists. Jeanette Finicum will also be present, signing copies of her late husband LaVoy’s book, “Only by Blood and Suffering.”

Admission is $20 per person and includes food from local restaurants: Olive Garden, Irmita’s Casita, Truffles Market, Green Iguana Mexican Restaurant, The Sugar Cookie and Curtis Bakery.

Additional information on the event and how to help can be obtained by emailing helptheranchers@gmail.com.

Event details

  • What: “Support Our Ranchers” benefit dinner and concert featuring John Houston’s Gospel Choir.
  • When: Thursday, June 8, 7-9 p.m.
  • Where: Cottontown Village, 25 N. 300 West, Washington City.
  • Details: $20 per person – admission includes food and entertainment and, according to the promoter’s news release:  “All proceeds to benefit ranchers and their families impacted by recent land grabs.”

Ed. note: This is a submitted announcement and not the product of St. George News.  SaintGeorgeUtah.com LLC (including St. George News, Cedar City News and any representatives and affiliates) has not verified the information provided in connection with the fundraising accounts referred to in this report and does not assure any disposition or tax treatment associated with any donations or monies contributed. Those considering contributions are advised to consult with their own professionals and to proceed at their own risk.

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5 Comments

  • comments June 6, 2017 at 3:57 pm

    Will the admission fees collected be used to help Bundy pay some of the millions he owes in grazing fees? Will there be banjo and fiddle music?

  • comments June 6, 2017 at 4:17 pm

    I gotta admit I love banjo and fiddle. Some silly gospel quire just won’t do it for me. 😉

  • voice of reason June 6, 2017 at 5:41 pm

    I am happy to support real ranchers who “obey honor and sustain the law”. If the money is going to delusional melon farmers, than I’ll take a hard pass.

  • KarenS June 6, 2017 at 7:25 pm

    This fundraiser is only to raise money for the Bundy and Finicum families, plus a few other men in jail awaiting trial for Bunkerville. It is not for “ranchers”, in fact only Cliven Bundy is a rancher. The rest of his family are not ranchers. This “announcement” has been misrepresented by the organizers of the event so more people will attend.

  • Real Life June 7, 2017 at 10:06 am

    What a sham.

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