Corn hole tournament raises money for breast cancer patients

WTHI Photo, David Essex
WTHI Photo, David Essex

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – On Saturday P.I.N.K of Terre Haute hosted their first public corn hole tournament at Show-Me’s Restaurant and Bar.

The event was able to help bring awareness to breast cancer and the cost that comes with it. People were able to take part in music, food, a raffle and then of course corn hole.

Event organizers said the money goes to more than just treatment of cancer patients.

“Whenever you have breast cancer you have all these unmet needs like gas expense, babysitting expenses, Medicare, or medicines – so we help pay for all that stuff,” explained Amy Bagnoche, P.I.N.K. of Terre Haute.

All of the money raised from the event on Saturday will go to help breast cancer patients right here in the Wabash Valley. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you confirm your email address and acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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