Long Meadows Rotary auction raises more than $11,000 for nonprofits
Rotary Club of Long Meadows members Bert Kramer, left, and John Uka display money from tree raffle prizes. (Photo courtesy of Sharon Ruppenthal / July 5, 2012)
The proceeds benefited the Community Free Clinic and several other local nonprofits. A major contributor to the fundraising effort was Rider Jet Center, which donated several airplane rides to the live auction.
John Uka, the owner of the Hagerstown Clarion, hosted the fundraising event at the hotel.
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