Lane Goodwin's Mom Wins 2014 Rare Life Award

Published 03/05 2014 01:29PM

Updated 03/05 2014 01:31PM

The mother of a boy who inspired so many during his battle with childhood cancer is honored for her work.

Angie Goodwin won the grand prize 2014 Rare Life Award, which is handed out by Eagle Rare Whiskey. The award honors people who show courage, leadership, and heroism.

In a statement, Goodwin says the honor validates the efforts of so many, including her son Lane.

The company will donate $40,000 to the "Thumbs Up for Lane" Foundation.

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