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Calling all kickball teams

Daily Staff Report

AVON- Don’t miss your chance to join in on a favorite childhood game by participating in the Fourth annual Evans Chaffee Kickball Classic on Aug. 20 at the Eagle-Vail Pavilion. Organizations and individuals throughout the Vail Valley are invited to organize a team of 8-12 players to help raise money for two worthy causes, Success at Six and The Gillis Memorial Scholarship Fund. Space allows for only 16 teams. Registration fees are $250 per team.Proceeds from the 2005 Kickball Classic will go to Success at Six, which is a program put into place for early childhood education, and The Gillis Memorial Scholarship Fund, which provides money for higher education to the children of Terry Gillis, longtime local, friend and Gallegos employee.Beyond kickball, the day will start off with an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast, starting at 7 a.m. Follow that up with a barbecue lunch at 11 a.m. Both meals are open to the public as well as participants in the tournament. Meal tickets may be pre-purchased through any ECCG employee, or they can be purchased the day of the event, as well. New this year, ECCG is offering a combo ticket good for one breakfast and one lunch.To register a team, purchase tickets, make donations of items, time or money, find out more about beneficiaries or other ways to help raise money for these worthy causes, log on to or call Evans Chaffee directly at 845-0466.Vail, Colorado

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