Fundraiser For Local Boy

1 decade 2 years 9 months ago Monday, October 15 2007 Oct 15, 2007 Monday, October 15, 2007 9:03:44 PM CDT October 15, 2007 in News

Wade suffers from a vitamin K deficiency that caused severe brain bleeding, leaving over 50 percent of his brain damaged. This means he needs a lot of medical care.

"So many people care about little Austin," Austin's mother Jenny Wade said.

The carnival added to the Wade family's constant effort to provide their son with care.

"We want to do whatever we can for Austin," father Darrin Wade said.

However, medical care comes at a price.

"His therapist said there is no way he would be where he is today without therapy," Darrin Wade said.

Close to 100 people came to the event that also included a silent auction and entertainment. All of the profits from the carnival will help cover Austin's medical expenses.

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