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 docs 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 purpose is for Gage to have the ability to return to regular actions like some 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, and so they invite everybody to affix in supporting Gage.
It’s going to function a blazin’ chili cookoff, youngsters nook, a silent/stay public sale, meals, and a gun raffle. DJ Massive Al will present stay music.
“He is received to go to Texas and after that, he’ll have three to 4 completely different surgical procedures and backwards and forwards, backwards and forwards,” defined organizer Tonia Dupre. “With [Gage’s mom] not with 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 could be discovered here.
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