Community raises thousands for boy battling flu
CHARLEVOIX COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- The Charlevoix County community raised $4,000 for a Boyne City boy battling the flu.
A breakfast fundraiser was held Saturday morning at the Melrose Township Fire Hall to help the family of three-year-old Jase Amesbury pay for medical bills.
Jase came down with the flu in late January and has been at DeVos Children's Hospital in Grand Rapids since last week.
A spaghetti dinner fundraiser is planned for Saturday at the Fraternal Order of Eagles in Boyne City.