medical bills costs of living

JoAnn Kauffman is my mother and we just found out the other day that after being in remission for well over 20 years, her cancer has unfortunately returned. She has informed us that there is a huge mass in her colon and requires surgery and medical treatment. This is not something she expected and it could not have come at a worse time because after being let go from her job a couple months ago, JoAnn took resposibility for her own financial income, pursued her dream and opened a gift and antique shop called Carriage House Chic in St. Peter's Village, PA. But any small business owner knows that a lot of time and effort goes into making their business a success, and JoAnn does not have the time nor the energy to keep her business going on it's own; nor does she have a legitimate income to keep her house, as well as her business. Her grand opening was the April 5 and the news of her cancer is just a month over what is suppose to be a time of happiness. This shop is her dream and we just want to keep it going for her. It means the world to her therfore it means the world to us. This is not her fault and she is a fighter.  Please give what you can every little bit helps. All the money collected will be going towards JoAnn's bills and costs of living. Our goal is at least $500 but whatever we can raise will go directly to her, and she would appreciate every little bit.
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