Editor’s Note: This is a thank you from Trina Whitaker-Brazier regarding a fundraising event that took place Jan. 17 at Poppa’s Pub in Kent. Whitaker-Brazier has donated a kidney to her nephew Kodey Weir, a Tahoma High junior. The money will be used to help Whitaker-Brazier while she recovers from the operation.
Thank you to Maria Pettit and Tierre Somekawa for putting together the fundraiser to help make it possible for Trina Whitaker-Brazier to donate her kidney to Kodey Weir. Thank you to Poppa’s Pub for hosting the fundraiser and everyone that helped and donated auction items and money.
Thank you to Scot Rawlings for donating his time and photographing the fundraiser.
To follow Kodey’s story go to www.caringbridge.org/kodeyzkidney