Fundraiser to help local teen with medical expenses (Update)

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Update November 12, 2012: The effort to bring together businesses and the community to raise money for Morgan's medical expenses was a success.

More than 200 people contributed and over $6000 was collected.

To learn more and find out how you can still contribute, head over to this WBTW story and this Sun News article for the details.

First report: Carolina Forest teenager, Morgan May was working at a local resort this past summer when exposure to pool chemicals caused serious damage to her legs.  Now the community is responding with a fundraiser to help cover the costs associated with her treatment.

On Sunday, November 11, 2012, Boston Pizza Plus, where Giovanni's formerly operated in Carolina Forest, will host a patrons to:

enjoy a delicious dinner, silent auction, raffle, and entertainment. $10 includes drink, salad, bread, and either lasagna or spagetti and meatballs.

You can read more about Morgan in this Sun News article, and learn about the event on the Facebook page.