Posted inCommunity, Schools

UPDATE: Bill Martin desires to teach post-accident, funds needed for an accessible van

UPDATE: The Culver’s fundraiser, originally set for March 1, has been changed to this evening, Feb. 28. We have updated the information towards the bottom of the article, along with a new total for Bill’s fundraising. Bill’s story: An unexpected accident that occurred in October 2018 changed the Martin family forever when a tree fell […]

Posted inBusiness, Community, Local news, Police and fire

GoFundMe page created to raise $20k for ‘Rerun’ Stewart’s burial expenses

RACINE — A GoFundMe page has been created to help raise burial expenses for Avery “Rerun” Stewart, a Racine bar owner who was among two people killed in a shooting early on New Year’s Day (Sunday, Jan. 1). The memorial fundraiser was launched Wednesday for Sharon Stewart, Stewart’s wife of 52 years. The GoFundMe has […]

Posted inArts & Entertainment, Celebrations, Community, Culture, Events, Local news, Non-Profits, Shopping

Team Liamani partners with Rapcine to encourage donations for Santa Does Exist

Racine’s very own singing star, Liamani Segura, is working to ensure that this holiday season her neighbors know that Santa Does Exist. For the second year, the 14-year-old musician is using her platform to drive donations to Santa Does Exist. The cause near and dear to her heart gives back to families in need by […]

Posted inCommunity, Obituaries

Fundraiser Started For Vista Jackson’s Funeral Costs

Vista Jackson’s smile was so memorable that her nickname at Horlick High School was “chops,” but that smile is a memory now for her friends and family after she died of a gunshot wound Sept. 10. Now, those friends have started a fundraising effort to help the family pay for her funeral expenses. Tracy Holeton and […]

Posted inBreaking

Family Raising Money for Homicide Victim Funeral

  The family of weekend homicide victim Dulondon Ratliff has established a fundraising campaign to help pay for Ratliff’s funeral services. Ratliff was killed early Saturday morning by a single gunshot wound in the 300 block of Main Street. On the fundraising site, Oksana Pohlson posted a description of Ratliff that depicts him as a […]

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