“Lyme disease advocacy can come in all shapes and sizes.

In January, a third-grade class in Mankato, Minnesota, learned about Martin Luther King, Jr. and his famous “I have a dream” speech.

In his honor, their teacher asked the children to draw pictures illustrating their own dreams for making the world a better place.

Nine-year-old Lizzy Erickson knew right away what her dream was—a cure for Lyme disease, so that her mom could finally feel better.”


9-year-old Lizzy Erickson had a dream her mom would be cured of Lyme Disease. Little did she know, her drawing of that dream would go viral and spread an amazing message to the world. To read more of this article continue here: