HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — 8News’ Kerri O’Brien emceed this year’s NF Walk at Deep Run Park in Henrico County.
The walk supports research for neurofibromatosis, a disease that causes tumors to grow on nerves.
The disorder can lead to blindness, deafness, cancer and many other debilitating conditions.
Today’s event raised more than $17,000.
And check here for more information about the Children’s Tumor Foundation, who helped put on the event.