Mary Jones, Canton, OH
2008 Canton Rocktoberfest Recipient
Mary was born permanently and severely disabled with a rare syndrome called "translocation between chromosomes 1 & 6". Her single mother had asked for a gift from Betterment to assist int he cost of building materials for a fence around their yard. Funds raised at Rocktoberfest helped to build the fence that would allow 7 year old Mary to freely interact with others while increasing her physical development and self esteem.