A Pickin' in the Park for Kids' Cancer fundraising event is planned for today at 5:30 p.m. at Flat Top Park in West Richland.
The suggested donation of $5 per person for admission includes barbecue hamburgers and hot dogs, chips and a soft drink, as well as a bounce house and live music.
Born Again Boxes is teaming up with Indulgences Espresso and Delights, and Sparkle and Shine Professional Cleaning Services as well local band Bent on Blues to sponsor the first of what they hope will become an annual fundraiser during September, which is Childhood Cancer Awareness month.
They hope to raise awareness and money to help ease the financial burden facing families dealing with childhood cancer.
A drawing will be held for items donated by area businesses. Admission to the park will be open at 5 p.m. with the program beginning at 5:30 p.m.