Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Lycoming Football Healing - Family Friends of Tyler and Mike Kapinus to Hold Benefit June 7th

#31 Tyler Kapinus
Earlier this month, Tyler Kapinus ’16 and his dad (Mike) were involved in an accident that resulted in Tyler having to have his right leg amputated. Tyler and his dad are now recovering from their significant injuries. During this time the family has been grateful for the support shown by the Lycoming College community; particularly the visits from Tyler’s teammates from the football team.

Tyler and his dad consider themselves lucky to be alive

Tyler and his dad consider themselves lucky to be alive. Tyler is showing a tremendous amount of determination to move forward. Expressions of support have been of great comfort to the family. To this end, family friends are holding a benefit on June 7, 2015 in Scranton.

Head Coach Mike Clark and Dan Miller, Vice President of Student Life will be attending this event. They would be happy to deliver cards and donations on behalf of the campus community and the Lycoming Football family.

Here is how you can help.

Attend the Tyler and Mike Kapinus Benefit
Date: Sunday, June 7, 2015
Address: Keyser Valley Community Center, 103 N. Keyser Ave, Scranton, PA
Time: 1pm to 7pm.

Food and beverages plus music
Raffle Baskets will be available - $5.00 tickets

Cost: Buffet Dinner donation $20.00

Also, donations of check or money orders can be sent to and made payable to either:

Tyler Kapinus or Mike Kapinus
251 Meridian Ave.
Scranton, PA 18504

Raffle Baskets will also be accepted.

On behalf of the Kapinus family, thank you for your thoughts and expressions of support during this very difficult time.