The Puppy Jake Foundation,
organized by Iowa Barnstormers co-owner Jeff Lamberti and colleague Becky
Beach, will have a fundraising event April 25 at Sticks Inc., 3631 S.W.
61st St., Des Moines. The new foundation's mission is to connect service dogs
with combat veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Tickets are
$100 per couple and available on the group's website, www.puppyjakefoundation.com.