Fundraiser For Wilmington Native In Need Of Double Lung Transplant Set For November 25

WILMINGTON, MA — Richard Arfwedson, a Wilmington native, is fighting for his life and in need of a double lung transplant.

His family has organized a fundraiser for the National Foundation for Transplants in his honor on Saturday, November 25, 2017, from 7pm to 11pm, at the Tewksbury-Wilmington Elks (777 South Street, Tewksbury).

The evening will include gift basket raffles, 50/50 raffles, light refreshments, and music.

Tickets cost $20 and can be purchased at the door.

Can’t make the event but want to donate to Richard’s medical fund? Click HERE. The average double-lung transplant costs more than $1 million.


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