Fundraiser for local mom with leukemia |

Fundraiser for local mom with leukemia

A fundraiser for Wendy Foucht, a Nevada City pregnant mother of four, is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Oct. 5 at 49er Fun Park. Foucht was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia, a cancer that starts inside bone marrow, on Aug. 20. Proceeds from the fundraiser will help the family cover medical costs. In addition to the usual recreational activities, food and raffles with prizes from local businesses will be part of the event.

Foucht is registered at The Blood Source, located at 759 Sutton Way in Grass Valley. Her account number is 0886. 49er Fun Park is located at 314 Railroad Ave. in Grass Valley. For more information or to donate, contact Charlene at

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