MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — Generous friends and family members gathered at NEWK’s Eatery in Monroe on Monday, January 10, 2022, to raise money for Noah Klink.

Noah is an 8-year-old boy from Swartz, Louisiana who is fighting a big battle. He is being treated at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital for a rare form of lung cancer. On Monday night from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. NEWK’s donated 10% of the bill for each customer who mentioned Noah’s name at check out.

The family says they are trying raise enough money to be able to cover their living expenses for a year while they stand by their son and his medical team as they cling to hope.

We do not know the amount donated from NEWK’s, but the current fundraiser total is at $18,000.00. If you want to follow along on Noah’s journey they have a Facebook page to keep people updated. The page is called Noah Klink’s “Blue” Cancer Journey.

We will bring you more updates on this story as we get them.

SWARTZ, La. (KTVE/KARD)- More fundraisers continue to be held for 8-year-old Noah Klink and his family. Noah is from Schwartz, La. and is being treated for Undifferentiated Embryonal Sarcoma of the Liver (UESL) at St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

The family is asking the community to help anyway they can during these difficult times. The Klink Family is looking to cover living expenses for one year, that total comes out to $24,000 dollars. The goal is to keep this family from financial stress while they fight for their son’s life. Currently the family has raised about $18,000 dollars, which is just six grand shy of reaching their goal.

The next fundraising event will be held on Monday January 10th at Newk’s Eatery from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Newk’s Eatery will contribute 10% of all meal purchases to the Klink Family. Noah Klink’s name must be mentioned at checkout. The theme for the fundraiser on Monday is #Beatitblue so throw on a blue sweater and grab your friends, your kids, your family and go eat some cozy soups, warm sandwiches, and delicious salads to support the Noah Klink family.

You can also donate using the Venmo App by clicking the link below.