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Raising Money for Special Olympics

WILKES-BARRE — Students at a university in Luzerne County had a real bash getting active and giving to charity. Wilkes University’s “Zebra Communications” held a sports bash Sunday afternon where people played games while giving back to the community. All the proceeds from the bash went to benefit the Special Olympics of Luzerne County.

Sports Bash Hits Wilkes University

A group in Wilkes-Barre is warming up for a sports bash for a special cause. Zebra Communications, the student-run public relations firm at Wilkes University, is hosting a sport filled event to benefit the Special Olympics Athletes of Luzerne County. Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey visited the school Friday to learn more about how the weekend event will play out. It includes plenty of activities including kickball, basketball, and a dance party co-sponsored by Wilkes University’s Dance Team. QUICK FACTS: WHEN: Sunday, […]