The will host a special fundraiser for Aimee Copeland and her family today.
“It’s amazing how the Snellville community has rallied around Aimee and her story,” said Colby Cameron, Chick-fil-A franchise operator “Aimee is such a strong young woman, and we hope everyone will come out in full force to support her and her family.”
Aimee's father reported yesterday that she had spoken for the first time since the accident. Her sister is a manager at Longhorn's in Monroe.
Here are the details for the event:
WHAT: The restaurant at 2932 Main St. in Snellville, Ga. will hold a fundraiser for Snellville native Aimee Copeland. Ten percent of sales will go toward Copeland’s medical expenses, as she battles a flesh-eating disease.
Copeland, 24, graduated from and is currently a graduate student at the University of West Georgia. To stay updated on her progress, visit http://uwgpsychology.org/2012/aimee-copeland/.
Fundraiser attendees can enjoy live music and door prizes throughout the event. The grand prize winner will receive free Chick-fil-A for six months. That's a value of 26 Chick-fil-A meal coupons.
WHEN: Monday, May 28, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
WHERE: , 2932 Main Street West