Allyn's raffle benefits GHS program
May 15, 2019
On Sunday, May 5, Allyn's Building Center held a raffle at the Home, Garden and Sportsman Show to raise money for the robotics program at Goldendale High School (GHS).
The raffle item was an 8' x 10' garden shed much like one that might be on display in a big box hardware parking lot. Raffle tickets were $10, and a total of $1,600 was raised for the GHS's Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Program. The money went to robotics director Matt Merfeld to use for any aspect of the robotics program he chooses. Since the robotics team participates in several regional and national tournaments, travel expenses can be considerable. "We plan to use this money to alleviate some o...