CANADIAN, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — The Canadian River Beach Club is set to donate $80,000 of the funds raised during its annual Calf Fry Festival to the Perryton tornado relief efforts after the town was hit by a destructive tornado in June.
Officials detailed that the funds were garnered at the festival through a live auction, donations at the door and the following sponsorships:
- Daniel Murga
- Modern Woodmen
- Total Wellhead
- KXDJ Radio
- West Texas Gas
“It is critical that we continue to support the Perryton community with both financial donations and continued awareness of the need for assistance in their rebuilding efforts,” a release from the club read. As noted in previous reports from MyHighPlains.com, the June tornado killed three people and destroyed 418 homes and 92 businesses.
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