Source: Sherman Publications

Fundraiser to benefit Tony Hartwick at Porterís

June 08, 2011

From 1-7 p.m., June 18, Porterís Orchard Farm Market & Cider Mill, 12060 E. Hegel Road, Goodrich will host a benefit pig roast for Tony Hartwick.

Tony, 30, has been repeatedly hospitalized for severe heart problems since a virus attacked his heart, and has undergone two heart surgeries. A LVAD (Left Ventricular Assistance Device) Heart Mate II Heart Pump was implanted to save his life at Cleveland Clinic.

Tony is married and has two children. He is unable to work and has a mountain of medical bills.

Tony is the son of Dee and Ray Porter of Goodrich and Russ and Sheila Hartwick of Clio. He is a graduate of Kearsley High School class of 1999.

Tickets are available at Porterís Orchard store or booths at the Flint Farmers Market, Grand Blanc Farmers Market or Ortonvilleís Beets, Beats and Eats. All you can eat dinner tickets are $8. Details: 810-636-7156 or visit