Thursday, February 12, 2009


Meghan's Fund, consulted by Rainbow of Help, Inc., is holding a chinese auction on March 8th at Terrys Corner Firehall 7801 Chestnut Ridge Rd (Rt 31), Gasport, NY 14067. Doors open at 1pm with drawings beginning at 4pm.

All proceeds from the auction will go to help cover medical expenses for Meghan Redenbach. Meghan was diagnosed with Fibro Sarcoma, an extremely rare form of ovarian cancer. There are only 30 documented cases of this cancer diagnosed in the United States. Meghan is the second child ever diagnosed. She will have to go through chemotherapy every three weeks fore the next 9 months at Roswell Cancer Institute in Buffalo.

Meghan is 13 and is in the 8th grade at Royalton Hartland Middle School. She is very active in basketball, volleyball, and softball. She lives in Gasport with her dad Mike, mom Nancy and older brother Nick.

The chinese auction will have hundreds of baskets, live auctions, raffles, food and refreshments. We are looking for donations of pizza to sell in the kitchen the day of the event. If you are able to donate pizzas please contact Mel Hagie at 772-7654 or .

Baskets donations are also being accepted. They can be dropped of at the Village of Middleport Town Hall, or by contacting Carole George 772-7834 or, or Shelly Ratzel 688-8795 or Cash donations can be made at any First Niagara Bank or at

One of Meghan's favorite quotes: "Anyone can give up, it's the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fall apart.. that is true strength."