Dear family, friends and Next Great Baker fans, As many of you found out on episode 2 of the "Next Great Baker" on TLC. Our beloved James Brown gracefully bowed out of the competition so that he can address a major health issue he is facing.
James had gradually been losing his hearing and when he finally went to get it checked out they discovered he had a brain tumor. It is not cancerous but does require James to undergo brain surgery to have it removed.
James owns "Brown's Bakery" located in Kentucky. As a small business owner he wears many hats and when a small business owner is out of commission so is their shop. I am hoping to collect enough funds to help him keep "Hope" alive... James has so much on his plate just worrying about his up coming surgery, his 3 little children and the serious side effects that may arise from the surgery such as death, stoke and facial paralysis. The absolute last thing I want him to worry about is Money.
Can you please help? No amount is too small, If only every fan from the "Next Great Baker" Facebook Page would donate as little as $1.00, James would have more than enough funds to help his business get back on track when he returns to work after his recovery process.