Kyle’s Corner Lights the Way With $10,000 + in Donations!

10 10 2011

Top row: Me with Kim Boggs Peterson (Kyle's Mom). Bottom row left to right: Theo with Kyle and two of Kyle's other supporters for Light The Night. Photo by Donald Neilson.The numbers are in! Congratulations to Kyle’s Corner — Kyle Peterson’s family and friends raised more than $10,500 for this year’s walk — coming in as the top family/friend team!

The total raised for the Ann Arbor, Mich. walk last Saturday night was a whopping $104,000!

Those funds will be used to continue the effort to find cures for blood cancers. For more about the walk and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, go to:

Congrats to Kyle’s Corner and everyone who participated! Whatta night! What an inspiring night!

For more on Kyle’s story, see my September 26, 2011 blog post.

Photo: That’s me, left, next to Kyle’s Mom, my long-time friend Kim Boggs Peterson; bottom row, left to right: Theo, Kyle and two of Kyle’s other biggest fans. Photo by Don Neilson.

Copyright 2011, Amy Rauch Neilson




One response

11 10 2011
Kristi Rugh Kahl

Kudos to Kyle and all his supporters!! YEAH for raising money and awareness and hopefully leading to a cure!!

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