SEGMENT: 'Ties and Tutus' event raises money for kids with cancer

Ties and Tutus event raises money for children with cancer

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - September marks Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and there will be a "Ties and Tutus" event to raise money for children battling cancer.

There will be a dinner on Saturday, Sept. 26 at 5 p.m. and kids will read poetry and sing as a part of the entertainment. The event will took place at the Doubletree Hotel in Columbus.

Scott Wood, whose child is battling cancer, was the guest speaker for the event.

The cost to attend was $10 for anyone under 12 years of age and $13 for anyone over the age of 13.

All of the money raised will go to the American Childhood Cancer Association.

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