Fundraiser for Gavin Burns, the Incredible 10-Year-Old Boy who Lost His Foot in a Lawn Mower Accident

June 23, 2018

Written By

Mary Friona Celani

Family and friends of the young boy involved in a tragic lawn mower accident is holding a fundraiser for the boy and his family!

WHEN: July 28, 2018 – 8 p.m. to midnight

WHERE: Brickyard Brewing Company, 436 Center Street, Lewiston

WHAT: Christmas in July costume party. Open bar, costume prizes, Chinese auction, music, 50/50 and FUN! (This is a 21 & up ONLY party)


PROCEEDS: Benefit Gavin Burns and Limbs for Life Foundation in honor o Gavin.

More information –

Gavin Burns is the very courageous 10-year-old Lewiston boy who tragically lost his left foot in a lawnmower accident. Gavin has already gone through six major surgeries in just a few weeks and yet remains in good spirits.

The community has been extremely supportive  and will no doubt continue to do so. Anyone willing to help with donations for the Chinese auction, please let us know.


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