Assistance for my sister and husband

This is for my brother in law Erik who has been fighting brain cancer for the third time in almost 3 years. His options for treatment are running out. His cancer has started to grow again. His wife, my sister MaryAnn is their sole income. She works very hard and is dedicated to working, but there are times now that she just needs to be home and there for Erik. He can no longer walk with ease and she sets him up for the day before she leaves for work. It is very stressful on them and their 2 kids. He wants to see them graduate high school and then go on to college. I am trying to raise money to help ease the financial strain they're going through. Fighting cancer is exhausting and expensive. Any support you give will be much appreciated by Erik, MaryAnn, their kids and family. I know that they would never ask for help so I am asking for them and I thank everyone for their support. Anything you can give is greatly appreciated. Thank you.


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Paula Picchietti 
Highland Park, IL
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