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Free Food and Foode to Support Josh Hardy

Campaign to help #saveJosh includes several local businesses.

Fredericksburg businesses are working together to support 7-year-old Josh Hardy, and asking for your help.

A four-time cancer survivor, Josh is now suffering from a bacterial infection. His doctors believe an experimental drug may help, but drug manufacturer Chimerix has refused a request for the drug.

Read: Sick Boy Needs Experimental Drug, #saveJosh Campaign Goes National

Downtown eatery Foode will be offering free burgers Tuesday until their gone to everyone who signs a letter to the CEO of Chimerix asking for the drug to be released.

The restaurant is working with Fairy Godmother Project, the Olde Towne ButcherLyon Bakery and US Foods

Visit Foode's Facebook page for more info on the event and check out #saveJosh for the latest news on Josh's fight.
Donna March 12, 2014 at 11:19 AM
03/12/14 - Heard on Fox 5 this morning that Josh's parents were notified last night that the pharmaceutical company will offer this drug (although not FDA approved) to Josh in an experimental trial. Treatment could begin as early as today.

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