Anthony community hosts May 20 fund-raiser for stricken family

Maddie Paguyo, an Anthony Middle School 8th-grader who suffered from brain cancer for more than a year, died May 6. To celebrate her life and support her family, Maddie's friends will hold a dinner and silent auction Thursday, May 20 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The benefit will be held at Anthony, 5757 Irving Ave. S., and costs $10 for adults and $5 for students. The Anthony band will play at 7 p.m.

Checks for Maddie's Memorial Fund can be sent to the Anthony School (zip code 55417) or to Tricia Dornisch, 4445 Colfax Ave. S. #2, 55409.