Benefit aids 2-year-old needing heart surgery

Published Nov 9, 2017 at 4:00pm

A benefit event for Laila Greene will be held on Saturday, Nov. 11, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Rome Polish Home, 415 S. George St.

Laila, age 2, suffers from Super Ventricular Tachycardia. She requires frequent visits to a cardiologist as well as the emergency room. Her condition has recent worsened. Laila has a critical tear in her heart, and will be traveling to Boston for surgery. The event will aid her family with medical and travel expenses.

The event includes a Chinese auction, face painting and a lottery tree. Tickets are $10, children ages 12 and under enter for free. To purchase tickets, contact Carrie at (315) 723-3275 or Lynn at (315) 942-5109.