On September 6th the Veterans Committee Hosted a Fundraiser to support the family of Mark Williams, a 5 yr Navy veteran.
Chloe Williams, Marks 9 year old daughter was diagnosed with A Ependymoma Brain tumor on 12/22/2009. She has had 4 brain surgeries 3 years of chemo therapy and 60 day of photon radiation. They had 26 months of remission until 4/01/2013 when she received a bad MRI . And the battle started all over again. Chloe is in third grade now but only attends class when she feels strong enough.
The photo at left shows Ted Keating presenting a check for the funds raised. All funds will be used to help the Williams family with expenses to travel for Chloe's treatments.
Bob Peters hosted Mark and Chloe on his Veterans show, SALUTE, on LakeFront TV, where the presentation was made. Mark and his family have stated their great appreciation of the support from AERIE 4273 during their fight for Chloe.
You can view details of Chloe's brave fight at the following sites:
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