General manager Linda Donaghay for Sequim’s Black Bear Diner presents a check for nearly $300 to Julie Broadwell, president of Ms. Wheelchair Washington, for the nonprofit’s annual pageant. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

General manager Linda Donaghay for Sequim’s Black Bear Diner presents a check for nearly $300 to Julie Broadwell, president of Ms. Wheelchair Washington, for the nonprofit’s annual pageant. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

Diner donates to Ms. Wheelchair Washington

Sequim’s Black Bear Diner, 1471 E. Washington St., partnered with Ms. Wheelchair Washington for a Dine to Donate event on Nov. 14 to bring in nearly $300 for the nonprofit’s annual pageant set for Jan. 27 in SeaTac.

Julie Broadwell, Ms. Wheelchair Washington 2015, said they continue to seek more title holders and that the Washington winner competes in Ms. Wheelchair USA, which is held in Grand Rapids, Mich., next year.

Contestants are judged in accomplishments, communication, and self-perception.

For more information on Ms. Wheelchair Washington, see Broadwell at Swain’s in Port Angeles from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 21, or contact her at mswheelchairwashington@gmail.com or call (360) 207-1554.

Dine to Donate is available to nonprofits at 8-11 a.m. and/or 2-5 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays excluding holidays with 15 percent of sales going to the organization.

For more information, call (360) 504-2950.

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