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An upcoming concert this weekend, is being held to help a local girl living with congential heart disease.

Congenital heart disease is a defect or malformation in one or more structures of the heart or of the blood vessels.

Recent studies show that 8 to 10 out of every one thousand children suffer from congenital heart disease.

The Wilson family brought their daughter Mia, who is living with congenital heart disease.

Click on the video player to hear more about Mia and this weekend's event.

Thebenefit for the Wilson Family will be Sunday, May 6, at 3 p.m. at St. Hilary's Church. That's located at 2750 West Market Street in Akron.

For more information, call the Summit Choral Society offices at 330-434-7464. For more information on Mia's story, visit www.miasbigheart.com.