Our friends' daughter, Leah Merriman, has been battling brain cancer for five years. Diagnosed at age 8, Leah received more than 16 months of chemotherapy. At the end of 2015, she received proton beam radiation, which unexpectedly caused significant neurological decline. During the past five years, the Merrimans have focused on raising funds for Akron Children's Hospital Neuro-Oncology Fund and St. Baldrick's, with the goal of improving the care provided to kids fighting cancer. 
Today, we would like to show our love and support for the Merriman Family by raising funds to be put towards Leah's own medical expenses. Our goal is simple: that our friends will have one less worry.
Read more about the Merriman Family's childhood cancer journey at BraveStrongGirl.com


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Organizer and beneficiary

Amy Adams 
Stow, OH
Gina Merriman 
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