Fire department raises $30,000 for 6-year-old girl battling cancer

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Pennsylvania fire department donates $30,000 to child with cancer

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A volunteer fire department in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, raised $30,000 for a 6-year-old girl who is battling cancer.

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Posted by SouthBuffalo VFD on Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Ella Conroy was left partially paralyzed after an emergency surgery to remove tumors when she was 2 years old. She was in remission for a few years before the cancer returned.

The South Buffalo Township Volunteer Fire Department held a Tractor and Truck Pull event Saturday to benefit Ella.

On Tuesday, the department presented the $30,000 check to Ella.

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"I can't imagine a more deserving family than the Conroys," the department said in a Facebook post. "We are blessed to have them as a part of our family."

Such an amazing evening with the Conroy Family! We at SBTVFD, along with Kevin Haas, presented Ella with a check for...

Posted by SouthBuffalo VFD on Tuesday, October 1, 2019

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