fight like foster 300MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (2/25/13) –Tyler Foster, a 12-year-old student at Muhlenberg South Middle School and son of Michael and Susan Foster, was recently diagnosed with Stage 4 Cancer. Tyler's friends at school started supporting and encouraging him to “Fight Like A Foster”. This past Saturday, many people came out to “Fight Like A Foster” at a benefit held at Tyler's school to help the family during this time.
The event came about through a private chat on Facebook between friends Linda Lehpamer, Shawnna Gunterman and Evelyn and Scottie Brooks, all members of “Muhlenberg Marketplace”. The friends wanted to organize an event to raise money to help the family with any expenses they have incurred over the past few months.
The benefit included an auction of donated items, children’s games, food and baked goods. Musical entertainment was provided by Anointed, Macy Harris, The Bratchers, Higher Praise, Bro. James Branscum, Me & The Boys and Scottie & Evelyn Brooks. Over $4800.00 was raised at this event.
The organizers expressed wishes to thank everyone for supporting Tyler and his family, whether it was through donations or working at the event. If you would like to make any donations, you can contact Leona Foster at 338-2258. You can also follow Team Tyler Foster on Facebook.
The family requests prayers for Tyler as he continues to “Fight Like A Foster.”

Leigh Douglas
SurfKY News
Photos provided by Leigh Douglas your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 18,232.02
-53.72 (-0.29%)    
2 S&P 2,126.06
-4.76 (-0.22%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,089.36
0.00 (0.00%)    
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

May 22, 2015 7116

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 6675

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 6358

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 4222

Two Charged with Marijuana Possession after…

by SurfKY News
May 20, 2015 3510

Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park Holding Beach…

by Gil Lawson

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10679

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 15, 2015 7487

Investigation of Local Barber Shop Leads to Drug…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 25, 2015 2942

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick
May 25, 2015 1686

UPDATE - MPD Seeks Three in Residential Robbery

by SurfKY News
May 24, 2015 1383

MCC's Felicia Johnson Receives State KCTCS Award

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 1379

Hopkins Man Injured in Muhlenberg Motorcycle…

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 1154

'Cooking for the Cure' Fundraiser Brings Out…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 928

Damascus Road House Leads Young People to Christ

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 872

Seniors Celebrate with Cook-out, Games, Fellowship

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 24, 2015 847

Reading Solutions Offers Students a Hand in…

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
May 24, 2015 697

Caldwell County Native Helping Unwrap Secrets of…

by Whitney Harder
May 24, 2015 590

Prosecutors from Kentucky, Tennessee to Attend…

by Leland Hulbert