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Barbeque benefit Saturday for Albert

community Fargo,North Dakota 58102
Barbeque benefit Saturday for Albert
Fargo North Dakota 101 5th Street North 58102

Friends and family of Vance Albert will host a barbeque benefit on Saturday to support him in his six-year battle with colon, liver and lung cancer.

Albert has endured four chemotherapy attempts and most recently is undergoing an experimental treatment to slow the cancer growth.

The barbecue benefit/

auction will be held from 4 to 7 p.m., with entertainment to follow at the Horace Community Center, 214 Thue Court.

Lend a Hand, a Dakota Medical Foundation program, is providing up to $5,000 in matching funds. Thrivent Financial is also providing funds for the event.

For more information, call Amy Albert, (701) 799-0233; Megan Albert, (701) 261-4688; or Cody Albert, (701) 219-4068.

Online donations can be made to

lendahand, click ‘Donate’ benefiting Vance Albert.

Donations can also be made to Affinity Plus Credit Union, c/o Vance Albert Benefit Fund, 403 8th St. S., Suite B, Moorhead MN 56560.