Sugar Land cancer patient involved in design of Rose Bowl float
Northwestern Mutual, presenting sponsor of the 2016 Rose Bowl Game, unveiled its float design for the Rose Parade on Dec. 2, showcasing the greatest adventure of Peyton Richardson, a 13-year-old aspiring ballerina from Sugar Land, who is battling leukemia. Peyton wants to travel the world to see performances from the world’s most distinguished ballet companies. Northwestern Mutual is using its sponsorship to bring Peyton’s adventure to life in flowers and raise awareness about childhood cancer. Pictured here from L-R: Carrie Richardson, Roger Richardson, Major Richardson (in front of Roger), Jeff Reeter, managing partner of Northwestern Mutual – Houston, Peyton Richardson and Dr. ZoAnn Dreyer – Texas Children’s Hospital.