In the parlance of the beloved children’s classic Charlotte’s Web, this is some pig.
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How to help:
What: The quest of Gabe Wetzel, 18, to help raise funds for the ALS Association in honor of his mother, Susan, who recently was diagnosed with the disease.
When: Gabe’s 280-lb. pig, Hokey, will be auctioned in front of the Hog Barn at the hog auction beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Monday. Proceeds will be donated to the ALS Association.
How to donate: Donations can be made to fair officials all weekend at the Montgomery County Fair. Mark “Gabe’s Pig” in the memo line. Donations also can be mailed to
The ALS Association Central & Southern Ohio Chapter at 1170 Old Henderson Road, Suite 221, Columbus, Ohio 43220.
How to donate online: Visit the ALS Association Web site at webcsoh.alsa.org. On Facebook, visit the home page “Gabe Pig for defeating Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Make donations in honor of Gabe’s Pig.