Fundraiser held for Youngstown child with cancer

Landen was diagnosed with leukemia in March 2015.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A fundraiser for a local child with cancer was held Saturday afternoon at New Life Church in Poland.

The fundraiser included an auction, and lottery tickets and individual items for sale.A fundraiser was held for Landen, a 4-year-old with leukemia.

Four-year-old Landen Fitzgerald-Green was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia on March 6, 2015.

He had a week-long stay in Akron Children’s Hospital in March 2015, and has undergone a lumbar puncture and two rounds of chemotherapy.

Landen will have three years of chemotherapy with weekly trips from Youngstown to Akron.

To follow Landen’s story or for more information about donating to support him, follow the Landen Fitzgerald Green(letters for Landen) page on Facebook.

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