Chili cook-off planned to support woman facing double lung transplant

Dina Lynch is shown before losing more than 100 pounds after being connected to feeding tubes. A chili cook-off will be held on Nov. 9 to raise money to offset costs of her double lung transplant.

La PORTE — The family of a La Porte woman facing a double lung transplant is organizing a chili cook-off to raise money for her operation.

The La Porte American Legion at 228 E. Lincoln Way will host the fundraiser for Dina Lynch’s double lung transplant on Friday, Nov. 9.

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