Benefit dinner set to help 8-year-old and her service dog receive training

Photo submitted - Jaylynn Rivera, 8, is shown with her dog, Guidance. Sunday’s benefit dinner will help cover the expenses that are needed for the service dog training.
Staff Writer

A spaghetti dinner will take place Sunday, Dec. 15, to benefit eight-year-old Jaylynn Rivera of St. Marys who is need of getting training for a service dog.
Rivera has an auto-immune disease which affects her mobility. The service dog, a female named Guidance, will help to keep Rivera mobile.
The St. Marys Moose came forward in donating 200 meals to help raise funds to cover a $1,000 down payment needed for the training. The dinner will take place at the St. Marys Moose beginning at 11 a.m. with drive through/takeout service available.