SALEM, Ore. — An Oregon formative years softball program has determined to transport ahead with plans to raffle off an AR-15-style attack weapon as a part of its fundraiser.
The Statesman Magazine reported Monday that citizens have referred to as the raffle tone-deaf in wake of the Parkland, Florida, college capturing.
The Girl Dragons fast-pitch softball program of Dallas, Oregon, is internet hosting the fundraiser for apparatus, box enhancements and to assist ensure that registration charges stay low for households. This system has groups for women ages 10-and-under via 16-and-under.
A Girl Dragons observation says this system sympathizes with present occasions, however the fundraiser “is a prison, well-regulated raffle, with tickets being offered to keen and ready shoppers.”
Michelle Johnstone, superintendent of the Dallas Faculty District, mentioned this system isn’t affiliated with the district.