(CBS DETROIT) – A Panera fundraising event has been set up in honor of Colton Teicher, a local young adult in need of a bone marrow transplant. 

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The event is planned for Thursday, April 15, at the Panera Bread at 30955 Woodward Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48973.

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To support the Panera fundraiser, visit panera.com to order online, and use the code PRFUND. The ordering time is from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., and 20% of the proceeds will go to COTA for Colton.

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Colton is a 22-year-old who was diagnosed with Chronic Granulomatous Disease. 

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He is listed for a bone marrow transplant at the National Institute of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.

Funds are being raised for COTA, which is the Children’s Organ Transplant Association.

COTA is a national charity based in Bloomington, Indiana, to help communities raise money for transplant-related expenses. 

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Volunteers aim to raise $50,000 for COTA in honor of Colton so that he has funds to help with transplant-related expenses throughout his life. 

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