Twelve days ago Berkeleyside published a post that bestselling Berkeley author Michael Lewis had put on his Facebook page. It was about Baylor Fredrickson, a 7-year-old boy who has cancer and needs a bone marrow transplant, very soon, to survive. Lewis, who coached Baylor’s Little League team, has followed up with a visit to the boy and made a short video.
Share it with as many people as you can to help this young boy with his beautiful smile. The hashtag for the campaign is #Rally4Bay. Here’s Lewis:
Learn more about the campaign to find a donor match for Baylor on A Match for Bay on Facebook. (Volunteers for the campaign are at Well Grounded Tea & Coffee Bar at 6925 Stockton Ave. in El Cerrito until 1pm today.)
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Michael Lewis is the bestselling author of ‘Liar’s Poker,’ ‘The New New Thing,’ ‘Moneyball,’ and ‘The Blind Side,’ among other books. His most recent book is ‘Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt.’ Lewis last wrote for Berkeleyside about the Albany-Berkeley Girls Softball League.