"Save Our Sight!" is the theme of a spaghetti dinner fundraiser being hosted by the La Grange Highlands Lions Club for 5-year old Mirielle St. Arnaud, and her 7-year old brother, Patrick, of La Grange Highlands. The event is being held on Thursday, January 31, 2013 from 4:30pm-7:30pm at the Robert E. Coulter Jr. American Legion Hall located at 51st and La Grange Road in La Grange.
Mirielle and Patrick were born with Leber Congenital Amaurosis (LCA), an retinal degenerative disease which is taking away their limited eyesight. Money raised by this event will help pay for research necessary to provide gene therapy to restore ther eyesight. Tickets, available at the door, are $8.00 per adult, $4.00 per child 5-12 years old, under 5 free.
Call (708) 354-0138 with questions regarding the event.