Help Mark Fight Cancer

My brother-in-law Mark just found out that he has two very large rare Cancerous tumors in his abdomen. Luckily the PET scan shows that the cancer has not spread and he can have surgery to remove these tumors. The surgery is very complicated and risky so he will need to go to UCSF Medical to have the surgery performed by a specialist.  My  sister (and their two young children) live in El Dorado Hills so this will be very challenging for them as my sister will need to be there with him while he is in the hospital. I am raising money so that my sister can stay in San Francisco while he is in the hospital (will likely be for about 10 days) as the drive from El Dorado Hills would be about 4 hours each way. UCSF does not have patient family accommodations unless it is a pediatric patient. 

Please help by donating so that my sister is not stressed out about where to stay and the cost while also worrying about her husband! 

Thank you so much in advance!

Donations ()

  • Laura White 
    • $50 
    • 25 mos
  • Michele Grandalski 
    • $50 
    • 25 mos
  • Natalie Rodriguez-Garcia 
    • $20 
    • 25 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 25 mos
  • Leisa Corbett 
    • $80 
    • 25 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Lori Martinson 
Organizer
San Jose, CA
Sandra Silveira 
Beneficiary
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