Community Raises Money For Young Cancer Patient - NewsChannel5.com | Nashville News, Weather & Sports

Community Raises Money For Young Cancer Patient

Posted: Updated:

ALGOOD, Tenn.- The Cookeville community is coming together to rally support for a five-year-old little girl diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.

Allie Clayburn is undergoing chemotherapy treatment for Ewing Sarcoma. She's a kindergarten student at Algood Elementary School. Saturday night, they held a fundraiser to raise money for medical costs, and there were plenty of items up for auction.

Organizers say more than $13,000 was raised.  Allie's father is a Sergeant with the Algood Police Department, and her mom works for the city police.

 

Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 NewsChannel 5 (WTVF-TV) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.