A non-profit group that goals to assist households in want due to unexpected medical circumstances helps one household in Opelousas.
12-year-old Gage Lassare, has been struggling with extreme belly issues since he was very younger. Lassare, described as his family members by vibrant and caring, is at Texas Youngsters’s Hospital, the place medical doctors are extensively researching in hopes of a analysis.
He underwent surgical procedure on the finish of August and sooner or later will face a number of extra surgical procedures, together with hospital stays and followups.
Family members say the tip objective is for Gage to have the ability to return to regular actions like every other 12-year-old and have nice high quality of life.
To assist defray the Lassare household’s medical and journey bills, Rockin on the River is holding an all-day occasion on October 16 on the Yambilee grounds in Opelousas, they usually invite everybody to hitch in supporting Gage.
It should function a blazin’ chili cookoff, children nook, a silent/stay public sale, meals, and a gun raffle. DJ Huge Al will present stay music.
“He is received to go to Texas and after that, he’ll have three to 4 totally different surgical procedures and forwards and backwards, forwards and backwards,” defined organizer Tonia Dupre. “With [Gage’s mom] not having the ability to go to work, we’re simply hoping to do one thing to assist them out.”
The Yambilee grounds will open at 8 a.m. Extra data may be discovered here.
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