As the year starts to wind down, we just can't thank everyone enough for your willingness to learn about our family,but more importantly be there for Tony. We have come too meet new people and business who have become apart of our ever growing extended family.
Earlier in the year we had started home-schooling the boys by the request of his Doctors inorder to maintain Tony's health.Although the boys miss their friends,they took to the task at hand and are just remarkable.
Our parish of St.Richard's in Manheim has embraced our family and had many great fundraisers- Thank you ladies especially Angela Minieri, Jessica Huhn and Rosie Mann, and Betty. Also,many thanks to the Knights of Columbusand especialy Father Menei- GOD Bless!
Tony & the boys had the opportunity by riding in a fire truck and becoming a "honorary fireman" for the day by two Fire Co's Lititz and Witmer Fire Co's. Thanks to Mayor Ron Oettel and Bucky Buckwalter.
Tony & the boys also had a nite at the races with Racing Team Racer X Motorsports out of Manheim,Pa with long time friends of the family that happened to reunite at the Mother's Day Make-A-Wish Convoy.
Lancaster's one and only Roller Derby of the Dutchland Rollers invited our family to be apart of them, as they will host some fundraisers to benefit Tony's fund.
This year Vinny & Dominic were awarded Grand Marshal along with ourfamily in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World this past October 2nd, 2011 for their selfless act of compassion in raising with the help of many fine businesses,
residents,community and wonderful friends raised $70,000. Vinny was also awarded the title of Junior Imagineer with a scholarship and internship with Walt Disney World along with other gifts as well.
We are very humbled and forever grateful in helping us save the life of Tony by your act of generosity and compassion, Please continue to pray for him as we await the call for his new journey to begin!
Love the Forte Family