The wife of Chase Reynolds, Kila Reynolds was recently named Mrs. Montana 2011. She is leaving today (Wednesday) to compete in the Mrs. America Pageant in West Virginia. Chase is holding a fundraising dinner on Thursday to help cover her expenses.

The event will be held at City Life Community Center, 1515 Fairview Ave. at 6 pm Thursday, March 31st. The spaghetti dinner is $7 per person or $20 for a family. Chase will also raffle off several griz items including a football autographed by the entire team and a picture of Washington Grizzly Stadium signed by all of the Griz players in the NFL. Donations can also be made to 507 Utah Ave.  Missoula, 59802.

The 35th Annual Mrs. America Pageant will be held April 14 in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., and will air May 8 at 10 p.m. MST on the My Family TV network.