OSWEGO – Friendly’s Restaurant, 192 W. Bridge St., will host a Family Fun Day fundraiser May 8 to support the Friends of Fort Ontario in preserving and enhancing one of the nation’s most historic military sites.
Between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m., 15 percent of the day’s proceeds will go to the Friends group to support programming, restoration, and AmeriCorps staff at Fort Ontario State Historic Site.
Customers who call Friendly’s at (315) 342-2233 20 minutes in advance may have their order ready for pickup.
In order to participate, customers must bring a copy of the Friendly’s Fort Ontario voucher.
The voucher is available on the Friends of Fort Ontario Website www.fortontario.com, Man in the Moon Candies on West First Street in Oswego and at the fort on May 3 during I Love My Park Day.
Friends of Fort Ontario is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 educational organization chartered by the State Education Department to support efforts to preserve, enhance and promote Fort Ontario State Historic Site.
For more information on the Friendly’s Fort Ontario fundraiser, contact Nicole Popp at (315) 430-3336 or Historic Site Manager Paul Lear at (315) 343-4711.