Marble Plus Knife Club makes donations

RAPID RIVER — The Marble Plus Knife Club recently held its 23rd annual Gun and Knife Show. It was held Feb. 2 and 3 at the Rapid River Lion’s Club. Net proceeds from the show were given to local non-profit organizations.

In addition to admission fees and table rentals, the group also had a charity auction.

Net proceeds for 2018 were $2,374. Total donations for the last 20 plus years have reached approximately $50,000.

This year’s recipients were:

Salvation Army of Escanaba – $250

St. Vincent de Paul in Escanaba – $250

Delta County Cancer Alliance – $150

U.P. Honor Flight – $250

Walk For Warmth – $250

Bay Cliff Health Camp – $350

Gladstone Library – $125

Doyle Township Volunteer Fire Department – $250

Rapid River Memorial Day Raffle – $50 prize

Rapid River Memorial Day Queen sponsorship – $100

For more information about the Marble Plus Knife Club, contact Jim DeCremer at (906) 241-2155, Dennis Moberg at (906) 789-5474 or any club member. The club meets the first Tuesday of each month at the Rapid River Lions Clubhouse. Public is welcome.