Fundraising Campaign for Gabriel funeral expenses

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Fundraising Campaign for Gabriel Silva

Unfortunately, I have to share really bad news with all of you today.  

With a heavy heart I pass on the news that Gabriel Silva aka GABE passed away on Saturday November 11/17/2018 at 10:00 pm. It was sad to lose not only a club member but a friend!!! Gabriel was battling Lymphoblastic lymphoma cancer for over a year. He was valued friend, cheerful and kind by nature. The type of person other people wanted to be around. Gabe will be greatly missed by his family and all his friends. 

With that said, I hope that you will find it in your hearts to help Gabriel's family in their time of need. While Gabriel was going through chemotherapy they have suffered tremendous burden. Especially, since he was main breadwinner in the family. This ordeal took its toll personally and financially on Gabe's family and they will now need more than just your prayers. You'll have my eternal gratitude, god bless. 

Check for updates on Facebook or Last Dream Soccer Club website www.lastdreamsoccer.com

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It looks like once again I have to be the bearer of bad news. Gabriel’s PET (positron emission tomography) scan came back positive. The masses and fluid in his lungs came back. I want to thank everyone who helped to support Gabriel Siva’s GoFundMe complain in the past. But, we are done yet.

About 6 months ago he was diagnosed with acute Lymphoblastic Lymphoma. He completed his 8th chemo therapy about a month ago. But, it looks like remission didn’t last very long. Few days ago Gabe experienced a shortness of breath and when back to the hospital for tests. The results are not what we were looking for, cancer came back.

This time around Gabe will need a more aggressive treatment. He will be going to Tampa for perhaps 3 months, possibly even longer. The plan is calling for two aggressive chemo therapies with more advanced drugs every two weeks and once cancer goes in to remission he will be doing a BMT. A bone marrow transplant is a treatment that replaces unhealthy marrow with a healthy one. It’s also called a blood or marrow transplant. Bone marrow is a soft, sponge-like tissue in the center of most bones. It produces white blood cells, red blood cells, and platelets. But, before transplant, he will get chemo chemotherapy with or without radiation to destroy the diseased blood-forming cells and marrow. Then, healthy cells are given to Gabe, the procedure is not surgery. The new cells go into his bloodstream through an intravenous (IV) line. It’s just like getting blood or medicine through an IV. The cells find their way into marrow, where they grow and start to make healthy red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets.

People, he will need lots of good energy and good vibes. We all hope that he will overcome this scary disease very soon. Gabriel will have to stay in Tampa for a prolong period of time. He and his family will have to travel back and forth and that take money, a lot of money. Keep in mind, all of this time he hasn’t been work. Therefore, if you can find in your heart to help him and his family in this time of need will be greatly appreciated. Please, believe me anything you can do will help. I will resurrect the GoFundMe page and will schedule a fundraising campaign at the Last Dream Park.

Thanks again and god bless.
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Its not over........
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1. Who you are
Who you we: We are the Fundraising Campaign to collect money for personal and medical expenses for Gabriel Silva accumulated as the result of Gabriel’s sickness.
2. Where we're from
Last Dream Soccer Club – Royal Palm Beach Florida. ( www.lastdreamsoccer.com)
3. Relationship to the parties you're raising funds for
We are family, friend and Last Dream Club members.
4. How the funds will be used (be specific as possible)
The funds will be giving directly to Gabriel on last Sunday of the fall 2017 season
5. We intend to withdraw the money, how you plan to send the funds to the parties you're raising money for or use the money on their behalf
The funds will be presented to Gabriel on the behalf all people supporting Fundraising Campaign together with other funds collected for Gabe and his family.

Our goal is to meet with Gabriel on Sunday November 12th and present him with a check from the Last Dream Soccer Club (none profit organization) and friend together with all of the additional funds that club members have collected.
Stay positive !!!
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