His mom also posted several pictures from his
first date. He asked a girl out and took her on a candlelight picnic, boat
ride, limo ride, and even ended the night with a kiss on the cheek.
Richard's family also had professional family
pictures taken, and received a visit from Cocky and the University of South
Friends of the family have set up a few
fundraisers for Richard and his family.
Saturday, Aug. 23, there will be a yard
sale, lemonade stand, face painting, and more. It starts at 8 a.m. in the parking
lot across from Mirror Image Salon near the Lexington Courthouse on N. Church
Street in Lexington.
Rockin' for Richard will be held Sunday,
Aug. 24. The fundraiser will feature several local bands.
There's no cost to attend the event, but
donations are appreciated.
Rockin' for Richard will be from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
at Moonshiners Bar & Grill on Old Chapin Road in Lexington.
There are other fundraisers set up, including
an online site where you can donate to Richard's Journey.