Third annual Rare Affair raises awareness and funding for rare disorders research


From left, Dr. Carol Samango-Sprouse, Colton Hutchinson’s doctor, gathered with Colton’s mother Michelle Hutchinson, father Erik Hutchinson and sister Ella Hutchinson to celebrate another successful A Rare Affair event on Saturday, Sept. 21. Photo by Kaitlin Lyle

PINE PLAINS — For the third year in a row, Erik and Michelle Hutchinson of Colton’s XXXtraordinarY Cause were thrilled by the outpouring of community support that their family and nonprofit received at the third annual A Rare Affair on Saturday, Sept. 21.

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