Malachai James Johannes is the 1-year-old son of Nigel and Jenna (Winkelman) Johannes of Buckman. He was diagnosed with stage IV neuroblastoma in July.
A benefit has been planned to help support the family, which also includes Malachai’s siblings, Kayla, Madison, Mariah and Morgan.
The benefit will be held at the Little Falls VFW Friday, Nov. 8, from 4 p.m. – 9 p.m., featuring a chicken dumpling soup dinner. A silent auction will be held throughout the evening, with bidding closing at 8:30 p.m.
To make a monetary donation, contact the Farmers and Merchants State Bank office in either Pierz or Sauk Rapids.
To make a donation or for more information, contact Kim at (320) 237-7169 after 1 p.m. or Tracy at (218) 251-8415, after 4:30 p.m.