Back at it again with the latest in NB news.
Here’s this week’s links…
Kids – Why We Fight
After finding out that 7yr old Alexander’s cancer has spread, his family is awaiting results of scans to form a new plan of attack. Halloween fundraiser is being organized to raise funds for medical costs. doncasterfreepress.co.uk.
Non-Profits / Events / News
Daxton Blanford died shortly after his first birthday from NB. His parents have started Daxon’s Fish to raise money for families with children in active treatment. Their first annual golf tournament took place October 12th in Sarasota with hopes of raising 10-20k. heraldtribune.com.
While four year old Oscar Knox battles his neuroblastoma in the US, Belfast Olympic boxers Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlon, among other big names, attend a gala in Oscar’s honor back in his home town. Proceeds will fund future treatments as “Wee” Oscar continues his fight.u.tv.
Mollie Matthews has some seriously awesome followers. They showed their support this past weekend by showing up for Mollie’s Kick Ass Country Show, which included a demolition derby, despite the inclement weather. Money raised will help fund Mollie’s treatment in America.chichester.co.uk.
After 8 year old Carly Hoffman beat neuroblastoma, the Hoffman family was looking forward to a little normalcy. However, tragedy hit once again, this time claiming the life of their 3 year old son, Ethan.journalgazette.net.
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