Dancing Away Leukemia Fundraiser To Be Held for Local Athlete


By Ngozi Ekeledo

Twin Falls, ID ( KMVT - TV / KTWT - TV ) "Dancing Away Leukemia One Beat at a Time" fundraiser will be held Saturday for Colton Hanson, the Dietrich football star who was diagnosed with leukemia in 2010.

While Hanson's leukemia is in remission, after a bone marrow transplant he contracted GVHD.

A fundraiser will be held at the Snake River Elks Lodge in Jerome. Dinner will take place from 6 to 8 p.m., while dancing while take place from 8:30 until 12:30 a.m.

Tickets are $15 for a single person and $25 per couple.

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