Local burn survivor receives special gift

Article Image Alt Text
Article Image Alt Text

A LaSalle Parish youth was recently selected as the recipient of an all-expense paid trip to a burn survivor conference in California; a trip that also includes tickets to Disneyland.

The presentation was held Friday morning, July 26, at the home of Greg and Kelli Schneider in Belah. Their son, 12 year-old Austin, was burned last year and the news caught the attention of a New Jersey foundation which specializes on helping youth recover from burn injuries.

The Sander & Matits Burn Foundation co-founder Joe Matits delivered the news personally at the Schneider home.



To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Jena%20TimesID339/


Rate this article: 
Average: 5 (1 vote)