Nae Suffriti shows the money she raised for The Mary Beth Benison Foundation. (Courtesy photo)
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Peabody girl raises money for ALS in honor of late grandmother

PEABODY — Nae Suffriti, an 8-year-old girl from Peabody, has been selling her clothes and toys to raise money for an organization that assisted her late grandmother. 

Nae’s grandmother, Kathleen McMath, died from Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, last February, just two years after she was diagnosed. 

McMath and Nae were extremely close, according to family friend Leigh Hacker, who said they were best friends and inseparable. 

McMath was diagnosed with ALS two years …

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