Benefit for Bunny Lyon slated today at Taco Bell

As the Christmas day draws closer everyone is wanting to gather to celebrate the reason for the season. In the true spirit of giving all are welcome to come to Taco Bell on Thursday from 5:30 to 9 p.m.

Taco Bell has partnered with a group of friends to raise funds for Bunny Lyon and her battle with a rare blood disorder. Anyone who comes to Taco Bell during the specified time with a copy of the flyer will be making a donation to Bunny.

There is no discount to the food purchased but the Taco Bell corporation will donate 20 percent of the receipt to the cause. Additionally there will be members of the Besser Male Chorus to lead singing of Christmas songs and other surprises of the evening.

Flyers can be picked up at State Farm Insurance on Ripley Street till 5 p.m. Flyers are not allowed to be distributed at the restaurant during the event.

Bunny has been very involved in music in the Alpena area for decades. She currently is the director of the Besser Male Chorus and participates regularly in Thunder Bay Theatre and Alpena Civic Theatre in many music related roles. She is currently the organist at Grace Lutheran Church and also has participated in Junior and Senior High School music programs as an accompanist in local and state competitions.