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Triathlon benefits FUEL, activity center
Event raises funds for community programs
McMinnville City Triathlon made a donation of $4,000 to the Warren County School System for its FUEL program which provides food for needy children to take home on weekends. Pictured, from left, are Jimmy Haley, Freddie Hoover, Lisa Miller, Bobby Kirby, Scott Holmes and Kimberly Feno.
An activity that encourages adults to stay fit is financially benefiting two programs geared toward helping children. McMinnville City Triathlon organizers have donated $4,000 to the FUEL (Full Uv Emmaeus Love) program, which benefits children whose main source of food may be what they receive at school.“I’m one of the organizers of McMinnville City Triathlon,” said Lisa Miller, during a presentation to the Warren County Board of Education on Thursday night. “This is our third year.