STATESVILLE - A barbeque benefiting Matthew Bailey, an Iredell County teenager with brain cancer, was held Saturday to help with medical expenses. Around 500 plates of barbeque were served today.
Bailey is battling brain cancer and his pastor is working to motivate him in the fight by making some of his biggest dreams come true.
Bailey has a top 10 list of wishes and earlier this month he had lunch with Panthers quarterback Cam Newton.
WSOCTV.com revealed Matthew’s top 10 list on Twitter and the hashtag #Top10ForMatt.
If you are interested in sending a donation to help with Bailey’s medical expenses, you can mail them to this address:
Cooking for Christ c/o Burney Paslay
168 Saddlewood Lane
Statesville, NC 28625
Checks can be made out to Cooking for Christ, designated to the Matthew Bailey fund.
Read below for Bailey’s Top 10 list.
Matthew Bailey's Top 10 list:
No. 1: Throw a football with Cam Newton
No. 2: Play H-O-R-S-E with Bobcats owner Michael Jordan
No. 3: Tebow with Tim Tebow
No. 4: Play a pick up game with Kevin Durant
No. 5: Meet Johnny Manziel
No. 6: Go to the NCAA Final Four
No. 7: Visit Cameron Indoor Arena, meet Coach K
No. 8: Sit courtside for a Miami Heat game
No. 9: Go to the Super Bowl
No. 10: Go to an NBA Finals game
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