It's not everyday you can get a rack of ribs and help local kids all in one fell swoop.
The Iowa Quad City Rotary Club hosted their annual "Ribs For Kids" event Friday night at Kelly's Irish Pub and Eatery in Davenport. With dinner, live music, raffles and door prizes, there was something for everyone. Last year's event raised $12,000 for local organizations that help kids.
"We seek to help out those children who are primarily disadvantaged in some way we help out those kids whose parent are in the military who have mental and physical disabilities and who are at risk," said Sigrid Zaehringer, President of Iowa Quad City Rotary Club.
CBS4's Meredith Dennis emceed Friday night's event. CBS4 is a proud sponsor of "Ribs for Kids".
by Mike Colón email@example.com An East Moline man is under arrest this afternoon charged with providing the heroin that killed a Silvis man. Police say on October 21st of last year they discoveredMore >>
East Moline man accused of giving a Silvis man the heroin that killed himMore >>
by Mike Colón firstname.lastname@example.org Police are investigating a holdup at the Domino's Pizza on Avenue of the Cities in East Moline. Officers say around 11:30 Tuesday morning a man dressed in black enteredMore >>
Pizza delivery business robbed at gunpoint Tuesday morningMore >>
by Mike Colón email@example.com Rock Island Police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing man. Alberto Alvarez went missing on Sunday evening around 5 P.M. Family members told policeMore >>
Rock Island resident missing since Sunday eveningMore >>
by CBS4 Newsroom firstname.lastname@example.org (AP) Federal and state officials are having trouble collecting the multimillion-dollar judgments a Texas company was ordered to pay for mistreating 32 mentally disabledMore >>
Henry's Turkey Service was ordered to pay for mistreating 32 mentally disabled workersMore >>
by Roland Glembine / email@example.com Dozens of jobs could soon be on the way to the city of Clinton. Two businesses announcing they plan to move into the new 53 million dollar Lincolnway Rail-portMore >>
Dozens of jobs could soon be on the way to the city of Clinton. Two businesses announcing they plan to move into the new 53 million dollar Lincolnway Rail-port on the west side of town.More >>
By Natalie Zarowny firstname.lastname@example.org As the weather warms up, an Illinois law is revving up problems for fundraisers. This spring and summer, you may not be seeing as many choppers riding for charity. AMore >>
As the weather warms up, an Illinois law is revving up problems for fundraisers.More >>