CHESTERTON — Judy Reales presented a check to Frontline Foundations, Inc. for substance abuse treatment scholarships for those in the community suffering from addiction.
More than $3,000 in proceeds was raised by the 4th annual Christina Hill Benefit for Overdose Awareness held in August. Reales started the family-friendly benefit in memory of her daughter, Christina Hill, and as a way to make a positive impact on those who are seeking treatment for addiction.
“We all see it as a problem, but if we do nothing about it, it will always stay a problem” Reales said.
The fundraiser was held at Frontline’s Chesterton location, featuring live music, kids games, food and raffles.
Frontline is a certified intensive outpatient substance abuse treatment center serving ages 18-38. Their mission is to serve as a source of hope to those suffering from drug and alcohol abuse while also providing an effective treatment and recovery support system. For more information about Frontline, call 219-728-1638.