Aflac and Country Duo Maddie & Tae Surprise 5-year-old Cancer Patient with Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience at CMA Awards
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Thanks to Aflac, a committed corporate ally in helping defeat childhood cancer, and country music stars Maddie & Tae, Country Music's Biggest NightTM turned into an unforgettable experience of a lifetime for one special pediatric cancer patient at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. Five-year-old Caroline Lantz and her family were surprised with VIP tickets, a day filled with glam and the royal red-carpet experience leading up to the 52nd annual CMA Awards in Nashville, Tennessee, on Nov. 14, 2018.
"We loved getting to team up with Aflac to surprise Caroline and her family with tickets to join us at the CMAs this year," said Maddie & Tae. "In the midst of something as difficult as childhood cancer, we wanted to help give Caroline and her family an unforgettable experience. It was really special for us too."
To learn more about Aflac's commitment to childhood cancer, please visit AflacChildhoodCancer.org.
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