Kelly Downey, Alexandria Bay, NY
2012 Alexandria Bay Paddle Recipient
Kelly Downey is in need of a liver transplant. She is currently on the list to receive a transplant, but it may take some time. Kelly's husband is deceased, and her father, Larry McCauley is currently in the hospital and unable to assist. Kelly, employed in the Alexandria Central School cafeteria, is currently unable to work. However, grandparent's day at the school, there was Kelly volunteering her time to help at the luncheon. Larry McCauley has been an active member in the community for many years; as he was involved in local hockey and just finished serving on the school board. Kelly will not be able to work for several months after the surgery, and will be in need of funds to get the family through this difficult time.