California: civic group holds ‘Beer Olympics’ at bar just days after child killed going home from football practice

Here’s an example of how alcohol is embedded in our culture.
Ten days after 7-year-old Donovan Maldonado was killed going home from football practice by a suspected drunken driver in northeast Fresno, a local nonprofit will hold a Beer Olympics at the Crossroads bar.
The beneficiary of the fundraiser: children who need help paying fees to join athletic teams.
The Beer Olympics, if you don’t know, consist of drinking games such as beer pong, beer chug and beer crawl.
“I saw a need because it’s getting so expensive to play sports,” said Jackie Reyna, who founded Sanger-based All League Inc. in January. “The kids that we sponsor are required to attend an anti-bullying course and a nutrition class.” ….MORE