Catalina's Support Fund

$5,165 of $10k goal

Raised by 83 people in 3 months
Keersy Leigh
on behalf of Samuel Smith
 KITTERY POINT, ME
Catalina is Pokémon’s biggest fan! Catalina is a 9 year-old, soon to be 10 year-old, third grade student at Mitchell School, who has a genetic condition called Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome in conjunction with Pierre-Robbin Sequence.
Right now there is a lesion on her spinal cord that has impacted her breathing and movement. As a result, she has been in Boston's Children's Hospital since mid-December. She is too weak for the surgery, so doctors and staff at Children's are building up her strength so that she can withstand the necessary surgery sometime next month.

Her parents are traveling back and forth from Kittery, Maine to Boston to support her and care for the rest of their family. Dad is self-employed and missing work to be with his daughter.
We are hoping to raise funds to help pay for their travel, home expenses and mortgage during this time. We also hope to raise enough money to get her a much-needed wheelchair. Please help us to help Catalina!!!
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Sherri Bonwell
3 months ago
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As. everyone who knows Catalina, she one strong warrior, one minute a princess mermaids, next helping Scooby and shaggy solve mysteries, and let's not forget pokemon I just wanted to add my thank you to everyone who has been so kind and generous. We all love that girl, proud to be called gramma.

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Fawn LeMay
2 months ago
2
2

I can't donate, however as someone while Ehlers Danlos myself who has faced spinal cord issues my heart breaks for her. I hope for the best and keep fighting dazzling my fellow zebra.

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David Johnson
1 month ago

hi cat

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Sherri Bonwell
2 months ago

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BEAUTIFUL, 10 YEARS OLD, WOW!! LOVE YOU SO MUCH wish she wasn't still in hospital, but so thankful she's getting better!!!!

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Sherri Bonwell
2 months ago

She's been at hospital for 60 days, Thank you all for your kindness and prayers. She such a special girl. Oh I know, gramma always say that , she's a bit silly, and has such a fun outlook on life.. Love you Cat

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$5,165 of $10k goal

Raised by 83 people in 3 months
Created January 11, 2017
Keersy Leigh  
on behalf of Samuel Smith
MH
$50
Marie Hyrule
1 month ago
1
1
JV
$100
Jared Vaughn
1 month ago
2
2
JM
$50
Jill Maginnis
2 months ago
1
1

Best wishes to you Catalina! Miss Jill

SH
$50
Seth Hanson
2 months ago
1
1
$25
Carol Whitten
2 months ago
1
1
$25
Anonymous
2 months ago
1
1
$100
Jackie Kagiliery
2 months ago
1
1

Thinking of you all Matt and Nancy Matthews

PJ
$50
Pamela Jordan-Rutledge
2 months ago
1
1

To my favorite Pokemon lover!

$500
Anonymous
2 months ago
3
3
$75
Anonymous
2 months ago
1
1
Sherri Bonwell
3 months ago
3
3

As. everyone who knows Catalina, she one strong warrior, one minute a princess mermaids, next helping Scooby and shaggy solve mysteries, and let's not forget pokemon I just wanted to add my thank you to everyone who has been so kind and generous. We all love that girl, proud to be called gramma.

+ Read More
Fawn LeMay
2 months ago
2
2

I can't donate, however as someone while Ehlers Danlos myself who has faced spinal cord issues my heart breaks for her. I hope for the best and keep fighting dazzling my fellow zebra.

+ Read More
David Johnson
1 month ago

hi cat

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Sherri Bonwell
2 months ago

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BEAUTIFUL, 10 YEARS OLD, WOW!! LOVE YOU SO MUCH wish she wasn't still in hospital, but so thankful she's getting better!!!!

+ Read More
Sherri Bonwell
2 months ago

She's been at hospital for 60 days, Thank you all for your kindness and prayers. She such a special girl. Oh I know, gramma always say that , she's a bit silly, and has such a fun outlook on life.. Love you Cat

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