Charity bout for Hoosier Burn Camp

Press Release

Fort Wayne Derby Girls to Host Charity Bout to Benefit Hoosier Burn Camp
Fort Wayne, Indiana (February 19, 2010) The hard hitting, charity driven Fort Wayne Derby Girls are hosting a charity bout on Sunday, February 28, at Bell’s Skating Rink, located at 7009 US Highway 30. A portion of the proceeds from the bout will be donated to the Hoosier Burn Camp.

Doors Open: 5pm
Derby Brats Bout: 5:30pm
FWDG Bout: 6:15pm
Admission: $5

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About Fort Wayne Derby Girls Inc.
Fort Wayne is at the pinnacle of Indiana’s roller derby resurgence. Since October 2005, the Fort Wayne Derby Girls, a non-profit, volunteer-run organization, has raised $47,000 for local women’s and children’s charities. Charities benefiting from its efforts include: SCAN, Erin’s House, Charis House, Sexual Assault Treatment Center, Hoosier Burn Camp, Great Lakes Burn Camp, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Habitat for Humanity- Women Build, Easter Seals ARC, Turnstone Center for Disabled Children, Victim’s Assistance Program, Make A Wish Foundation, Ft Wayne Women’s Bureau and Crossroad Children’s Home. The charity based sports league competes both locally and nationally. Its current home season runs from January through April with bouts held at the Coliseum. To find out more about your local derby girls, visit

About Hoosier Burn Camp
Hoosier Burn Camp offers a life-enriching, unforgettable summer camp experience for young men and women who have experienced injuries from burns. For more information, visit

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