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Merrimack cancer fighter Tara Ponder to be helped with fundraiser: Play for the Ponders

Friday, May 30, 2014

By LORETTA JACKSON

Staff Writer

Play for the Ponders, a benefit fundraiser for Merrimack’s Tara Ponder, a wife and mother of four boys who is fighting Stage 3 breast cancer, will be held 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 10, at Nuthin’ but Good Times! – located at 746 Daniel Webster Highway, Merrimack.

The event features prizes, silent auction and lots of fun for kids enjoying this spacious indoor playground with sliding boards, climbing structures and more. Ponder has started 20 weeks of chemo, which will be followed by surgery and radiation.

The event will feature prizes, a silent auction and lots of fun for kids enjoying this indoor playground with sliding boards, climbing structures, toys, games and more. Tara, who continues to work full time, has started chemo. Friends recognize the strain of medical bills, the onset of lost work time and the multitude of expenses the family will face.

The Play for the Ponders fundraiser is featured on the event page on Facebook. Donations of prizes for the silent auction, as well as raffle prizes, door prizes and other assistance would be greatly appreciated.

For more information, visit online the Facebook Events Page and search, “Play for the Ponders.”

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