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Heart for Brynn


By Anissa Centers - bio | email
Posted by Ellen Krafve - bio | email

HENDERSON, TX (KLTV) - Four-month-old, Brynn Lewis, needs a heart transplant to live. She was born in East Texas November 12, 2009. Right after her birth, doctors explained to her parents, Scott and Amy Lewis, that she had a serious heart defect. Brynn has spent every minute of her life in the hospital. Family and friends know Scott, Amy and big brother Brady are doing the best they can to handle the situation on their own but money is extremely tight and Brynn's treatment is expected to cost millions of dollars. Not only that, Brynn is in a Dallas hospital so the family is having to shoulder that cost, too, and mom had to quit her job so someone could be in Dallas with Brynn. Click on the video to the right to see why folks in Henderson want you to participate in a big fundraiser this Saturday to help the family.

Fundraiser Information:
On March 27th at the First United Methodist Church in Henderson there will be a hamburger lunch, raffle, and silent auction with entertainment from 11am - 2pm. A blood drive will be held from 9am - 3pm.

Tickets for the hamburger lunch are $7.00 each and raffle tickets are $2.00 each or three tickets for $5.00. They can be purchased at any of the following locations:
Henderson Chamber of Commerce
Henderson Eye Center
Wilkerson Trailer Sales
At Home Healthcare
101 Main Street Salon

For more information call 903-646-4867 or 903-658-4085 or 903-649-5000.

Helpful Links:
Facebook group: Hearts for Brynn

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