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Benefit for Dax Paul

Date(s): 9/27/2014


Bresina's Bar and Grill, Tildent
A Benefit for Dax Paul,
Son of AJ & Krista (Woolever) Paul
Grandson of Kenny and Darlene Woolever,
Saturday September 27th at Bresina’s Hometown Bar & Grill in Tilden.
On December 27th 2013, Daxon Paul was diagnosed, prenatally, with a rare congenital heart condition called Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS). HLHS babies are born with the left side of the heart underdeveloped and are unable to pump blood properly. In order for Dax to survive, he needs three MAJOR surgeries. The first surgery happened three days after his birth on April17th, 2014. The second surgery happened on August 19th, 2014. And the third surgery will occur before his first birthday.
The cost for these surgeries has been overwhelming. In order to help with medical expenses a benefit is being held on Saturday September 27th at Bresina’s Hometown Bar & Grill in Tilden. The even includes a 5k Walk/Run, a Kickball Tournament, food, and prizes. These prizes include a 55” Samsung TV, Pedal Tractor, Samsung Tablet, Beautiful Large Photography, Outdoor Gear and much more. The festivities start at 8 am.
For more information you can contact Scott Woolever at 715-828-1529
To pre-registar for the Walk/Run contact Scott Woolever at 715-828-1529. $20 dollars including a t shirt
To registar the day of the event is $15 and does not include a t shirt
To registar a team for co-ed kick ball, contact Justin 715-271-4997
Scott Woolever

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Garrett Benzing Cancer Benefit

Date(s): 10/5/2014

Noon - 4pm

Sparta American Legion, 1116 Angelo Rd, Sparta
Food, live & silent auction, raffles, & door prizes!

Auction items include multiple guns, Mathew's bow, Packer & Badger tickets, Packer memorabilia, Amish-made oversized rocking horse, homemade quilts & pies, and much, much more!

Garrett is a 2010 Sparta High School Graduate. He participated in Soccer, Wrestling, Basketball, Trap Shooting, Referee for US Soccer Federation and Certified Red Cross Life Guard

He graduated UW Richland May 2012 with Honors, Associate of Arts and Science Degree

He graduated UW Platteville May 10th 2014 Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors degree in Business, Industry, Life Science, and Agriculture (BILSA)

He is a member of the Alpha Gamma Rho Agriculture Fraternity

Garrett enjoys Country music, hunting, trap shooting, riding motorcycle and ATV, and spending time with friends and family

An exciting new job that would launch Garrett’s Ag career, as Regional Agronomist Intern in Montana, was put on hold when he learned the cause of the pain and swelling in his leg.

Garrett was diagnosed on May 27th 2014 with Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS), a malignant tumor found in his left leg. He is receiving treatment at Gundersen Health Systems and UW Madison. On August 21st, Garrett had his left leg amputated mid-thigh as part of his treatment.

Proceeds of the benefit will be used to cover treatments and expenses not covered by their insurance. For those who are unable to attend but would like to contribute, monetary donations can be made to:

Garrett Benzing Cancer Fund
1st Community Credit Union
1000 W. Wisconsin St
Sparta, WI 54656

Donations can also be made online using by credit card, checking account or Paypal account through:


We thank you all for your support!

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