American Legion Post Number 47 helps the Children's Organ Transplant Association

American Legion Post Number 47 helps the Children's Organ Transplant Association

Posted: May. 20, 2018 8:33 PM
Updated: May. 21, 2018 9:34 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- Fort Wayne American Legion Post #47 is supporting the Children's Organ Transplant Association (COTA) also  with a golf fundraiser.

COTA is the largest organization dedicated to helping children and families with transplant-related expenses, and providing fundraising assistance to community volunteers across the country.

The funds from the outing held at Lakeside Golf Club goes directly toward helping the cause.

“Right now there's 103 kids just in the state of Indiana alone. All the money raised today stays in the state for kids that are in need of help through the Children Organ Transplant Association," club manager of American Legion Post #47 Ron Kizer said.

The goal is to reach $6,000 to donate.

You can still make donations if you'd like by sending them to American Legion Post #47 at
601 Reed Road,Fort Wayne IN 46815.

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