The Brighton Optimist Club and Eternity Brewing Company recently presented checks to Blue Star Service Dogs totaling $795 from the January 9th euchre night and Eternity Brewing Company’s beer promotion. Blue Star Service Dogs provide veterans diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury another method of healing through service dogs and training.
On the 2nd Tuesday each month at Eternity Brewing Company, the Brighton Optimist Club has a euchre night to benefit a different local charitable organization. One hundred percent of the money generated during the euchre nights is split between the designated charity, and the player prize pool.
The February euchre night (2/13/24) will benefit the Northfield Township-Whitmore Lake Food Pantry.
Since December 2021, Brighton Optimist #2ndTuesdayEuchre nights have generated over $20,096 in donations to local charities.
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Photo (L to R): Jim Currie, Brighton Optimist President; Tricia Barnes, Blue Star Service Dogs Coordinator; Ethan Whitesell, Owner, Eternity Brewing Company; Allen Walblay, Brighton Optimist Treasurer.
Photo Credit: Brighton Optimist Club