Fundraiser is set to help family of five-year-old with brain tumors


Brittany Kuhns / Sun-Telegraph

Kindergartner Brayden Butts seems active, but he's on the playground, but has several brain tumors that limits his energy. A fundraiser for Brayden and his family is being held Saturday at First United Methodist Church in Sidney.

Not long ago Brayden Butts had a normal life with his family here in Sidney. That was until he rolled out of bed in the middle of the night on February 29. Early that morning his mother, Mindy Butts, said that she did not have a good feeling with how hard Brayden hit his head.

It was in the emergency room at Sidney Regional Medical center that the Butts family's lives were flipped upside down when they received new that Brayden had a brain tumor located behind his eyes.

Brayden has officially been diagnosed with Neurofibromatosis Type 1 (NF1), with Noonan's characteristics. These types o...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018