MAYO — Tim Pearson has recently been diagnosed with stage 4 Neuro Endocrine Tumor of the esophagus which is one of the rarest and most aggressive forms of cancer. His prognosis from his oncologist is 1 year.
Country Strong Gym Mayo will be hosting a 5K benefit run for the Pearson family on Sept. 14 at 7:30 a.m. (registration cut-off 7:15 a.m.) All donations will go to Tim and his family to help with travel expenses and medical treatment during their time of need. Our little community has always been full of love and support and sadly it is needed now! Please keep Tim, Michelle, and the girls in your thoughts and prayers!
Country Strong Gym Mayo is located at 587 S. Fletcher Ave., Mayo.
Please call Melissa Keen at 386-294-1490 to make arrangements to drop off checks, water, bananas or fruit for race day or anything else someone would like to donate to support this family.
Registration is available online at https://www.raceentry.com/tim-pearson-benefit-5k-walkrun/race-information. There are commemorative T-shirts for the first 40 registered.