Annual Charity Walk Aims to Help Teacher Fighting ALS in Sunbury
June 5, 2017 - als
SUNBURY — Folks motionless to dirt off their walking boots to assistance a clergyman and manager battling Lou Gehrig’s illness in Northumberland County.
The second annual Miles for Macy Charity Walk happened Sunday during Shikellamy High School in Sunbury.
The eventuality is hosted for clergyman and manager Macy Minnier, who was diagnosed with ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Minnier was still training math during a commencement of this propagandize year, though is now cramped to a wheelchair and on a feeding tube.
“He done such an impact in my life, and we know many other high propagandize students as well,” Nicole Attinger, Sunbury, said.
The gift travel also featured vendors and a basketball tournament, and all deduction will go to assistance a Minnier family.