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LilyStrong t-shirts to benefit family of girl who died from rare amoeba

Posted at 4:07 PM, Sep 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-17 17:13:21-04

VALLEY MILLS, TX — The Valley Mills Independent School District is selling LilyStrong t-shirts to benefit the family of the 10-year-old Central Texas girl who died after contracting a rare brain-eating amoeba.

Lily Mae attended Valley Mills Elementary School. The district says Lily was an outstanding student, but more importantly, Lily was an incredible person and friend to all.

T-shirts are $10 each, and 100% of the proceeds will go to Lily's family.

The deadline to order t-shirts is 9 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 23. To order your LilyStrong t-shirt, click here.


You can also donate to Lily's family through one of the following methods:

  • Accounts have been set up to donate to Lily's family at First National Bank in Valley Mills, and First National Bank in Whitney, Texas
  • Donate through Venmo @LilyLaciJohn
  • Cards and letters to the family can be sent to P.O. Box 5308 Laguna Park, TX 76644.

These accounts are the only verified methods of donating to the family of Lily Mae.