A benefit for Chris “CJ” Brandhorst Jr. will be July 14 from 4-9 p.m. There will be a 50/50 raffle, door prizes, dinner and a silent auction. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. The benefit will be at St. Clair VFW, which is located at 1087 North Service Road. National Guard member CJ was in a very serious motorcycle accident Feb. 9. He had to be airlifted and he was in critical condition for three weeks. For more information, contact Shelley Brandhorst at 636-744-2281.