Tampa, FL - There is a fundraiser Saturday for Queena, the young woman left with permanent disabilities after she was attacked outside the Bloomingdale Library.
We've been following Queena's story since 2008. That's when she was ambushed while dropping off books in the library drop box at night. Her attacker raped, beat and left her for dead. Since then she requires around-the-clock care. She attends intense physical therapy in hopes she'll talk, walk, see and someday be able to feed herself on her own.
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The "Let's Dance for Queena" Zumbathon will be held at Powerhouse Gym located near Channelside at 1120 East Kennedy Blvd, Suite 129, Tampa. It's Saturday, January 11 between 1:30 - 3:30.
Parking is located behind the gym and is free for the first two hours.
Tickets purchased in advance are $10 and door admission the day of the event is $15.
All proceeds will benefit Queena's therapy and ongoing medical expenses.
You can follow Queena's progress on her website.
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