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Benefit for Ronald “Cookie” Richard

Posted at 8:00 AM, Mar 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-13 16:50:05-04

Ronald “Cookie” Richard a resident of Carencro, LA is the husband of Denise Breaux Richard and the father of Gage and Hunter Richard. In early 2018 Cookie was diagnosed with ALS. The disease has taken a fast course and has left him paralyzed within a few short months. He has a strong-willed mind and a heart of gold. This benefit is being planned by family and friends of the Richard’s to help defray any cost encountered from Cookie’s illness.

Cookie’s Crusade

What is ALS?

ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s Disease), is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. The disease paralyzes its victims. There is currently no cure.

See below for benefit details for Ronald “Cookie” Richard.

WHEN: April 13, 2019

WHERE: Equine Sales Company 372 Harry Guilbeau Rd. Opelousas, LA 70570


Live bands, auction, door prizes and more!

*No ice chests, bring your chairs.