BENEFITING: Pray For Gray Foundation
EVENT DATE: Jul 11, 2017
Pray for Gray is a local charity for brain tumors. Local woman, Julie Fletcher is the founder and a brain tumor survivor. It is an an organization filled with hope, to educate and to raise awareness of brain tumors, to help meet the needs of other brain tumor patients and their families, and to ultimately raise funds for new research and patient survival.
Pray for Gray provided assistance to 67 area brain tumor families. The video is of some of our brain tumor families. The first picture is of Juie Fletcher, Founder and Executive Director and 2017 brain tumor honoree Andi Olsonawski.
Proceeds Pray for Gray accumulates will go to help area brain tumor survivors and their families and ) and brain tumor research programs. Pray for Gray shares stories of people who have been affected by brain tumors, showing the reality of their existence, but yet creating an avenue for hope. Hope comes in the form of new treatments to fight this disease, a disease that affects the core of our existence; the Central Nervous System. (The brain and spinal cord together). This disease can control the center for thought, emotion, and movement; and can have devastating effects to a person's physical and cognitive abilities.
To help make this a reality, we seek the support and generosity of individuals, businesses, and organizations to help channel the contributions to our goal in hopes of better available treatments and options for optimal survival. The commitment and support of Pray for Gray will allow us to contribute and support families enduring the hardships of this diagnosis. The ultimate goal would be to find a cure. Sixty four area brain tumor families have received assistance Pray for Gray in addition to funding research. When you donate to Pray for Gray, your generosity benefits area brain tumor patients, survivors, caregivers, doctors, and research.