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Helping Hands Learning Center releases balloons for survivors and victims of cancer

Posted: 5:23 PM, Sep 27, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-27 23:48:21-04

ERATH – The Helping Hands Learning Center and fellow supporters are honoring children and teenagers affected by cancer with a  balloon release.

Among the honorees was Braxton Broussard, a senior at Erath High School, who has a rare syndrome known as WAGR.

Those affected with the syndrome develop a tumor in their kidneys, eye discoloration and mental disabilities.