Rock the Carbs dinner set before marathon

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Rock the Carbs dinner fund-raiser benefits Liam's Land.

It takes place from 4 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 4 at Notre Dame Academy at 34th and Bull streets.

Liam's Land also has 27 runners participating in the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon who are raising money and awareness for lymphatic malformation.

Liam's Land is a non-profit that raises awareness and aims to fight lymphatic malformation.  The disease affects the lymphatic system, in which causes cyst and channels of fluid in the body where it may target.

For 70 percent of children with the disease, it affects their tongue, neck, and floor of mouth causing airway issues and more.  The children typically undergo multiple surgeries.

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