Dreaming to be a Paramedic

$1,230 of $6,000 goal

Raised by 22 people in 32 months
Michael Bakal   BALDWIN, NY
Hey everyone. My name is Michael and I'm 32 from Baldwin, Long Island. I am a volunteer firefighter as well as an Emergency Medical Technician. After earning my EMT certification 3 years ago, I have wanted to continue my education and become a NYS Paramedic. I have applied to a paramedic class and have been accepted, but I am unable to pay the tuition. I have tried to get loans, grants, etc. but to no avail. The fire department will not provide financial assistance and no one in my family has extra savings. I heard about Gofund and thought it was worth a shot, so here I am asking for help. As someone who has grown up with Tourette's and losing my father to cancer, I know what its like to struggle and to earn everything in life. All I dream is to be there for others the way my family and friends have been there for me. Please help me make my dream come true.
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Update 3
32 months ago
hit the first thousand...on my home...im starting to believe this is going to be possible.
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Update 2
32 months ago
thanks to all for the support over the past week!!! Please keep spreading the word.
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Update 1
32 months ago
hey guyssss...please share this on all of your pages.. Thanx!!!
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$1,230 of $6,000 goal

Raised by 22 people in 32 months
Created December 28, 2013
IJ
$40
Israel Joffe
32 months ago

all the best

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$50
Anonymous
32 months ago
$150
Anonymous
32 months ago
CL
$40
Cate LaBorne
32 months ago

I will require one free ambulance ride! Study hard! ( :

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$25
Anonymous
32 months ago
MF
$200
Michael Ferruzza
32 months ago

Good Luck!

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BY
$100
beverly young
32 months ago
$100
Anonymous
32 months ago
IK
$25
Ilene Karp
32 months ago

Good luck Michael

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JE
$44
Jessica Eckels
32 months ago

Good luck Mike!

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