Fundraisers planned for Kettering wrestler

Ahmad Doucet. (Photo/Kettering City Schools)

KETTERING, Ohio (WDTN) – A Kettering frozen yogurt shop is holding a fundraiser for the family of an injured wrestler.

Orange Leaf will donate 15 percent of its sales from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Monday, August 3. The shop is located at the Town and Country Shopping Center on Stroop Road.

Proceeds will benefit the family of Ahmad Doucet. Doucet suffered a stroke last month while practicing for a national wrestling tournament. He is at a long-term rehabilitation center in Cleveland to further his recovery.

American Idol contestant and Dayton native, Alexis Gomez, will perform at 7:00 p.m.

Key Sports and A-Team Runners are also planning a benefit for Doucet. They will hold a 5K run/walk on Sunday, August 16 called Love for Ahmad. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. at Kettering Middle School on Glengarry Drive. The race beings at 9:00 a.m. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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