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2nd annual fundraiser to be held for Accardi family of Centereach; 2 children suffer from spinal muscular atrophy

SMA is a degenerative disease that affects voluntary

SMA is a degenerative disease that affects voluntary muscle movements. Last year, the Accardi family was able to raise more than $15,000 for 3-year-old Nicholas and 2-year-old Tyler. They were both featured on News 12. (Credit: News 12)

A family in Centereach will be holding their second annual fundraiser for their two children who suffer from spinal muscular atrophy.

SMA is a degenerative disease that affects voluntary muscle movements. Last year, the Accardi family was able to raise more than $15,000 for 3-year-old Nicholas and 2-year-old Tyler. They were both featured on News 12.

The funds raised went toward the...

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