Benefit fundraiser to take place today

JOHNSTOWN — A benefit fundraiser for Chris Cionek of Gloversville, will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. today at the Johnstown Moose Club, 109 S. Comrie Ave. The event will include food, music, basket raffles, and 50-50. The tickets are $10. For tickets call Deb Lince at (518) 844-2020 or Carly Nicolella at (518) 848-6297, according to a news release.

Cionek has been diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy and is at Rochester Hospital waiting for a heart transplant. The proceeds will go towards travel and any treatments Cionek’s insurance will not cover, the news release stated.