Tahlequah Daily Press

January 8, 2014

UKB sets benefit for Thompson


TAHLEQUAH — The United Keetoowah Band will host a benefit Saturday, Jan. 11 beginning at noon for tribal member and UKB Interim Lighthorse Capt. Chris Thompson.

Thompson suffered a stroke in December and will need to purchase medical equipment needed until his recovery.  The fundraising dinner will be held at the UKB Jim Proctor Elder Center and will feature Frito chili pie, salad, dessert and a drink for $6. All donations will go to Chris Thompson. For more information, call (918) 931-2611 or (918) 575-1009.