SUBJECT: Cutrell Strong Silent Auction and Cornhole Tournament Fundraiser
RELEASE NUMBER: 2020-NR-051
CONTACT: Sgt. Craig Blessinger / Col. Noah Robinson
AUTHORITY: Sheriff Dave Wedding
On Saturday, September 5, 2020 from 9am to 8pm, the Cutrell Strong Silent Auction and Cornhole Tournament will be held at the Vanderburgh County 4-H Center outdoor Industrial Building. The event will raise funds in order to support Deputy Jason Cutrell, his wife, and two young children. Deputy Cutrell recently collapsed while on duty and was rushed to the hospital where he was diagnosed with metastatic lung and brain cancer.
The fundraiser will be held from 9am until 8pm and will feature a silent auction containing nearly 200 items valued at over $40,000. The silent auction will conclude at 3pm. A cornhole tournament will also be held at 11am, with cash prizes presented to the top three teams. Registration for the cornhole tournament will be allowed the day of the event starting at 9am.
There will be live entertainment, food and adult beverages available for purchase starting at 11am. Two half-pot drawings will be conducted and tickets will also be available for a raffle featuring 12 firearms.