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Donations for Shelby Gruss

Shelby Gruss

Bishop Luers is asking for assistance for Shelby Gruss and family with financial needs resulting from her recent snowboarding accident.

Donations can be left at the Luers school office or sent to Bishop Luers High School, 333 E. Paulding Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46816, in care of Shelby Gruss.

Checks may be made payable to the Shelby Gruss Trust. An account is being set up at Chase Bank and future donations can be made at any location. Gruss is a senior at Bishop Luers, is on the girls basketball team and has been involved in softball, track, student ambassador and Key Club.

For more information, contact Lona or John Pritchard at 260-466-6270. Visit for upcoming events for Gruss. Some upcoming events include:

  • "Pray for Shelby" bracelets will be sold by the girls basketball team at the home game Friday vs. Harding.
  • A McTeacher night to benefit Gruss will be Feb. 2 from 5 to 8 pm at the McDonald's at 202 E. Rudisill. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Gruss.

High School Sports Editor Greg Jones on prep sports.