MILLERSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – When Eric Erdman found out he had brain cancer, he used the diagnosis to do give back to his community.

His Make-A-Wish request was granted Saturday: to open a new fitness center at Millersburg Area High School.

He also founded the Give a Child a Voice non-profit organization, to encourage children going through problems like illness, abuse, or bullying.Get breaking news, weather, and traffic on the go. Download our News App and our Weather App for your phone and tablet.