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‘Team Elsie’ raises funds for cystic fibrosis

Staff Reports

“Team Elsie” is gearing up for Saturday’s annual walk to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Dan and Rachel Hamer are inviting participants to join them at 8:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1480 Douglas Ave., for a walk to raise money for research.

The event is part of the nationwide “Great Strides Taking Steps to Cure Cystic Fibrosis.”

The Hamers’ daughter Elsie was born in January 2011 with cystic fibrosis.

She will be at the walk Saturday, with her 6-year-old sister Abby, family members and friends.

Proceeds from the walk are used for cystic fibrosis research, patient assistance programs and drug development.

For information, call Rachel or Dan Hamer at 783-8709.