By now, you may have heard the story about Kendyl White, the young girl from Candor that suffered some complications from open-heart surgery. Kendyl isn't just a warrior, she is Kendyl the Warrior.

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Almost everywhere I go in the Southern Tier, I see Kendyl the Warrior stickers. I stopped at a little bake shop just outside of Owego and they had a sticker. I saw a Sweeny's Market Sports Modified race car with a sticker.

Kendyl's story is a remarkable one including how the power of prayer can change so much. Prayer is an awesome way to help get through the tough times but sometimes you also have to put your prayers into action. Here are some organizations that is doing just that for the Warrior.

Kendyl The Warrior Fundraisers

Cardinal Lanes in Newark Valley - Kendyl's grandpa and uncle bowl at Cardinal Lanes and they are having a Kendyl No-Tap Tournament on Saturday, June 18th beginning at 9:30 a.m.

Catatonk Golf Club in Candor - It's a #KendylThe Warrior benefit golf tournament and barbecue to support Kendyl on Saturday, July 9th. It's a captain and crew with an 8 a.m. shotgun start. You can come to golf o you can just show up for a BBQ dinner.

ICR Power, 2684 Pennsylvania Ave in Apalachin - South Apalachin Cornhole Tournament with registration at 11 a.m. and bags flying at 12 p.m. 6 games guaranteed, 4 round robin and 2 tournament with music provided by Alicia Weiss Loso.

These are just some of the event's happening in the near future and you can keep up to date with all the events on the Kendyl the Warrior FB page.

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