FIGHT AGAINST CANCER & HOME REPAIRS

$620 of $8,000 goal

Raised by 11 people in 36 months
Hello ,  (( I posted My Medical Records 7/9/2018. in update 73, over a month back. ))  I am 78 years old and I AM VERY POOR. I can't work in any traditional way but take in a few dollars by using the Internet. I have MANY HEALTH PROBLEMS like fighting and beating CANCER. My house needs many serious REPAIRS, like repairing all the leaking. I LACK many basic things such as a STOVE, a WASHER and a SHOWER.Also I must live without proper nutrition which hurts my health even more. I keep losing weight, I now weigh what I weighed at age 15, Doctors tell me I should drink at least two Ensure or Boost  Plus Nutrition  drinks a day. The price at Walmart is about $25.00 for a 16 pack case.  I just don't have money to pay for it. Can anyone help me out?  Please read my FULL Story
First here is a list of the major health problems that are treated by the fine doctors and nurses at The Cleveland Clinic Hospital, I have CANCER. I have Serious Heart Problems. I recently had a pacemaker put in but I also have aortic stenosis and aortic regurgitation which means I may need serious work done on my heart valve. I have Arthritis and Neck Pain. I have breathing troubles. I have digestive problems. I have Glaucoma in both eyes. I have acute bronchitis. With all this, sometimes I wonder why I am still alive.

All my stated health issues are substantiated by my medical records.
In spite of working very hard since I was 15 years old, I have no savings. (( THIS IS WHY DONATIONS ARE SO VERY IMPORTANT TO ME, ))
I live on a VERY SMALL FIXED MONTHLY INCOME. I live with my frail 89 year old sister in Cleveland, Ohio. ( She also has serious health issues, ) I am very weak but I help my sister as much as I possibly can. We live in a 110 YEAR OLD SUBSTANDARD HOUSE that we own. We have lived in the house most of our lives and we deeply want to keep it until the very end. WE HAVE A VERY DEEP NEED TO KEEP  THE HOUSE, WITHOUT IT THERE IS NOTHING.

Our home has poor heating, poor electric wiring, poor plumbing, some windows don't open. The roof AND the basement are leaking. The house needs many important and major repairs. But I ( we ) just don't have the money after paying all the bills. buying food, paying utilities bills and so on.  Some have said have said I should get a loan, There is NO WAY I could pay a loan back even if I could get one.
Also people have said I should I should contact the church, salvation army, goodwill, and places like that, Well I have many times and in the end it is always "Sorry we can NOT help." So I get no where. ... One reason I don't get help is that I have a life long speech impediment,  many people because of my speech impediment, think I  am dumb, unfit or just nuts.  The fact is that I have a BA and a high IQ.  But most DO NOT SEE PAST MY SPEECH  IMPEDIMENT. Also that is why I always had a terrible time making friends all my life. 

Also there is a REAL DANGER OF LOSING THE HOUSE

...   ......  After my TWO CANCER SURGERIES in October, 2015 and November, 2015, I been having series of chemotherapy. After some chemotherapy sessions I experience very bad side effects were I am disorientated with chills, pain and high fever and can just lay in bed the whole day and can hardly get anything done.  But my government insurance takes care of a lot of the high medical bills. ...

I do NOT have any real life friends now. My last REAL LIFE FRIENDS ALL DIED about 10 to 15 years back.

In my remaining years I want my sister and me to be free of the huge stress of hellish POVERTY. ... PLEASE, IF YOU CAN, JUST DONATE FUNDS.  ANY DONATION , LARGE OR SMALL WILL HELP AND BE GREATLY APPRECIATED. THANK YOU VERY MUCH 

SO PLEASE DONATE. ANY AMOUNT IS BETTER THAN NOTHING.
THANK YOU 

+ Read More
THINGS THAT NEED REPAIR AT MY HOUSE. ( 1 ) The main sewer line is cracked and broken and full of tree roots from the front to the back. ( 2 ) Roof leaks in many places. ( 3 ) Both back upper deck porches are rotten and leaking to lower porches ( 4 ) The back wood foundation of the house is rotten and has holes.( 5 ) House needs to be jacked up because it is leaning toward the driveway, ( 6 ) Window frames are falling apart and separating from the wall ( 7 ) there are missing and loose floorboards throughout the house, ( 8 ) Basement walls are crumbing and flaking from the cement foundation. Rain water comes in the basement through the walls. And there is still MORE.
+ Read More
My Medical Records for 7/9/2018
+ Read More
New medical records for today July 9. 2018. Some of the bad stuff was left out.
+ Read More
I keep losing weight, I now weigh what I weighed at age 15, Doctors tell me I should drink at least two Ensure Plus Nutrition drinks a day. the price at Walmart is about $25.00 for a 24 pack case. Can anyone please help me out?
+ Read More
Read a Previous Update
Diane Lowe
12 months ago
2
2

I'm so sorry for your situation. I can't afford to help you, I'm in the same financial boat you're in, and I am having to support my adopted special needs daughter. But, have you though about selling your property and living in a nice, retirement community? I am. It's nicer, you'd have a lot of people to help you,. They share some of your issues. Good luck to you and your sister. I'll pray for you.

+ Read More
Kim J Cloutier-Gauthier
2 months ago
1
1

I really do feel for you. But my question is this, why don’t you move? Get out if that place that seems like a fire trap and he’ll hole. Instead of staying there waiting for donations to pour in, and compromising you and your sisters lives, get out. Be proactive in your own lives. Why don’t you sell the place and move into somewhere where it is safe? If you choose to stay where it’s unsafe, it’s almost like telling everyone that you’re choosing to live in these conditions. You have options, whereas some people have no options. I think this may also be why you are not receiving as many donations as you would like. I wish you luck, but think that you should rethink your situation and broaden your options.

+ Read More
Danielle Stella
6 months ago
1
1

Focus on Natural Based Alternatives for cancer Treatment. Western Medicine is far to expensive and dangerous. Try Detoxing with Lemon and half of tablespoon of baking soda 4x a day for 2 weeks to eliminate any toxins in your body that are causing cancer. Then nutrify your body with Vitamin B17- apricot seed, Turmeric, B vitamins and Astragulus to help repair damaged DNA. Ive had plenty of luck with these.

+ Read More
Johnny Loom
1 month ago

I am so sorry you have to go through this, I seriously wish I could help, but am still going through the process of getting a credit card so all I have is cash on me... However, try joining the "Yes Theory" group on Facebook, a truly amazing group with thousands of people who I'm sure are willing to help you. Many inspiring people there and I'm sure if you join the group and share this story, it will gain LOADS of attention.

+ Read More
Chad Hammond
8 months ago

Prayers

+ Read More
Anna Fulton
9 months ago

im prayin for u i also have cancer(aggressive breast cancer) ,heart issues you can get tax reflief thur the office where u pay ur taxes u need go in and ask about pray for all ur needs

+ Read More

$620 of $8,000 goal

Raised by 11 people in 36 months
Created August 11, 2015
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
   Connect
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
$10
Anonymous
20 days ago
$25
Anonymous
1 month ago
$20
Anonymous
8 months ago
$5
Anonymous
9 months ago
$10
Angela Kelley
10 months ago
1
1

you might want to try the catholic churches to see if they can purchase a fridge asap. also township helps people pay rent or help provide a suitable place to live but if not I will keep posting you go fund me page . much love to you and yours and may god bless you in all your endeavours. at the moment this all I can do because I lost a weeks pay because of my teeth having to get pulled otherwise I would have given more.

$25
Anonymous
13 months ago
$5
Anonymous
14 months ago
$20
Angela Kelley
15 months ago
2
2

STAY HOPEFUL AND PRAYFUL AND GOD WILL MAKE A WAY . HAVE FAITH . MAY GOD BLESS YOU I HAVE FAITH HE WILL

$150
Anonymous
35 months ago
Diane Lowe
12 months ago
2
2

I'm so sorry for your situation. I can't afford to help you, I'm in the same financial boat you're in, and I am having to support my adopted special needs daughter. But, have you though about selling your property and living in a nice, retirement community? I am. It's nicer, you'd have a lot of people to help you,. They share some of your issues. Good luck to you and your sister. I'll pray for you.

+ Read More
Kim J Cloutier-Gauthier
2 months ago
1
1

I really do feel for you. But my question is this, why don’t you move? Get out if that place that seems like a fire trap and he’ll hole. Instead of staying there waiting for donations to pour in, and compromising you and your sisters lives, get out. Be proactive in your own lives. Why don’t you sell the place and move into somewhere where it is safe? If you choose to stay where it’s unsafe, it’s almost like telling everyone that you’re choosing to live in these conditions. You have options, whereas some people have no options. I think this may also be why you are not receiving as many donations as you would like. I wish you luck, but think that you should rethink your situation and broaden your options.

+ Read More
Danielle Stella
6 months ago
1
1

Focus on Natural Based Alternatives for cancer Treatment. Western Medicine is far to expensive and dangerous. Try Detoxing with Lemon and half of tablespoon of baking soda 4x a day for 2 weeks to eliminate any toxins in your body that are causing cancer. Then nutrify your body with Vitamin B17- apricot seed, Turmeric, B vitamins and Astragulus to help repair damaged DNA. Ive had plenty of luck with these.

+ Read More
Johnny Loom
1 month ago

I am so sorry you have to go through this, I seriously wish I could help, but am still going through the process of getting a credit card so all I have is cash on me... However, try joining the "Yes Theory" group on Facebook, a truly amazing group with thousands of people who I'm sure are willing to help you. Many inspiring people there and I'm sure if you join the group and share this story, it will gain LOADS of attention.

+ Read More
Chad Hammond
8 months ago

Prayers

+ Read More
Anna Fulton
9 months ago

im prayin for u i also have cancer(aggressive breast cancer) ,heart issues you can get tax reflief thur the office where u pay ur taxes u need go in and ask about pray for all ur needs

+ Read More
or
Or, use your email…
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.