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Benefit April 27th in memory of two-year-old Giovanni Turner


A benefit is taking place on Saturday, April 27th in memory of Giovanni Turner. The two-year-old from Waterloo died Monday, April 8th after a year-long battle with childhood cancer.

The fundraiser is at the Moose Lodge in Washburn at 4 p.m. It includes music from the Brazilian 2wins, face painting, a silent auction and a raffle. Proceeds will go to the family to help with medical bills.

KWWL's Danielle Wagner spoke with Giovanni's mom, Kari. You can see her interview during Today in Iowa Saturday on April 27th beginning at 8 a.m.

She talks about her son, and how grateful she is for the community support.

For more information on the benefit, email Michael Powell.

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