Fundraiser planned for local girl

| 30 Sep 2011 | 09:45

Warwick — Friends and family of Brenna Lowry Hasselman will host a barbecue fundraiser on Saturday, June 18 from 1 to 6 p.m. at the Goodwill Hook and Ladder Firehouse off Forester Ave. in Warwick. Funds raised will go toward Brenna’s ongoing medical care. She suffers from Kaposiform Lymphangiomatosis and has had multiple surgeries. She continues to need several medical appointments with various specialists every week. Tickets are $20 per head with children under 12 free. There will be food, drinks, games, raffles and a tricky tray. Can’t make it but still want to help? Visit and make a donation or you can send a check payable to Smiles for Brenna, C/O Seely and Durland, Inc. Tammy Artusa, POB 330, 13 Oakland Ave., Warwick, NY 10990. You can donate a raffle prize or silent auction item for the day of the June 18 fundraiser. For more information e-mail Artusa at or call her at 986-1177.