Mike Weed suffered a severe stroke and lost the ability to use his right side and speak. This event is a benefit for him and his family and aims to raise awareness about strokes. Credit: WeedStrong website
The CT Brewers Guild wanted to help Weed, who is a Connecticut craft beer brewer. WeedStrong will take place at Quassy Amusement Park today — Sunday, Aug. 18 — and will help Weed and his family with their growing medical expenses.