Carter Swathwood

Riley kid Carter Swathwood
Carter Swathwood, Lafayette

Carter Swathwood’s Riley Hospital for Children journey started with an emergency helicopter flight due to respiratory failure caused by the H1N1 flu.

Today, Carter is a typical healthy boy, tackling on the football field and gearing up for travel baseball.

Through his journey he also developed a passion for giving back. Through selling lemonade and bracelets, Carter has raised more than $8,700 for Riley Children’s Foundation through the Purdue University Dance Marathon.

He served as a 2014 Riley Champion.

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