NEGAUNEE - A fundraiser benefit for Bonnie Derhammer will be held today at the Negaunee Eagles Club, 311 Iron St. A homemade chili dinner will be served from 5 to 7 p.m., followed by a dance from 7 p.m. until midnight, featuring live music by Bordertown. There will also a be a silent auction and 50/50 raffle. Admission is $7 for adults, $4 for age 12 and younger. In addition, Derhammer's fellow employees from the Norlite Nursing Center will be selling glow in the dark Breathe for Bonnie bracelets for $1.
Proceeds from this event will assist Derhammer with expenses related to her surgery and treatment for lung cancer.