Denver Pyle recently made two donations locally as a result of funds raised from the Uncle Jesse’s Fishing Tournament.

One donation, made to the Detroit Independent School District Special Olympics team, will help the team make it to state next week in Bryan, Texas as well as aid the classroom with future Special Olympic tournaments and purchase of new uniforms.

A second donation was also made to the Red River Valley Down Syndrome Society. The donation made from Denver Pyle was used to purchase some new enrichment programs and some new additions to their outdoor playground.

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Pictured above from Detroit ISD are: High School Principal, Jonathan Lloyd, Special Education Teacher/Special Olympics Coach, William Wiles, Middle School Principal, Amanda Tidwell, classroom aide, Kristen Miller and students, Cade Brooks, Kennedy Peek, Jenna Berry and Zachary Newberry. The members pictured from Denver Pyle are: Christine Mayfield, Theresa Slagle, Courtney Wiles, Lisa Walker and Mike Herron.

Pictured above from Red River Valley Down Syndrome Society is Stephanie Harris, Board of Directors and Krissy Crites, Executive Director. The board members pictured from Denver Pyle are: Lisa Walker, Rodney Flippen, Courtney Wiles and Rick McDougall.