48 year old Tracy Elliot of Newark is a wife, a mom of 10, grandma of eight and she needs a double lung transplant . Her mother in law Bobbie Elliot says Tracy suffers from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). She is doing okay right now.
The family is being as supportive as they can.
It's estimated they need at least 800-thousand dollars for the operation. Sunday from 4 to 7, there is a fund raising dinner at St. Michael’s Church in Newark.
Tickets are 8-dollars for grownups, 7 for seniors, 5 for children or 25 for a family of four.