A benefit for Paul Svoboda of Clutier, will be held on Saturday, April 25. A bake sale sponsored by the St. Theresa Court of the National Catholic Society of Foresters, will be held at the Litehaus in Clutier from 8:30 -11:00 a.m. Bakery or monetary donations will be greatly appreciated.
Svoboda has been battling a spinal ailment since February of 2007. He has undergone a total of 10 surgeries in Waterloo and Rochester as well as numerous treatments at the University of Iowa Hospitals, St. Mary's and Methodist hospitals in Rochester. Svoboda has not been able to work for over a year and it is doubtful when he will be able to return to work.
The National Catholic Society of Foresters will match up to $1,000.