From moving mountains to climbing mountains, Fulton native seeks to redefine ‘possible’

February 20, 2017

Tim

A young upstate New York man, blind since leukemia spread to his eyes, is preparing to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, Oswego County (NY) Today reports. After listening to an audio book by a blind man who climbed the highest peaks on every continent, Tim Conners asked the Make-A-Wish Foundation to arrange a meeting. Conners had received a stem cell transplant to treat his relapsed leukemia at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's.

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