the LOVE for Lance

On October 11, 2017, Lance Vargas was involved in a horrible accident after falling 30’ from a train trestle and accidentally hitting a high voltage power line in Edison, New Jersey. Lance sustained multiple injuries that left him fighting for his precious young life. He has already undergone numerous surgeries, the most recent was the amputation of his left foot. Despite all this, Lance continues to fight like the remarkable warrior he is. We as a community would like to show our love and support to Lance  with the gift of a new state-of-the-art prosthetic. Lance is an athlete and his dream is to one day continue surfing, swimming, running, & climbing again.  The funds that we raise here is to help Lonnie and Cathy Vargas, Lances parents, move Lance into the  most technologically advanced rehab centers in the country. This can and will become possible with your help and support.
1) GIVE whatever you can. No donation is too small (tax-deductible)
2) SHARE on social media (#LOVEFORLANCE)
3) EMAIL this page - 
TO your family + friends.
4)TEXT you can text the link to your contacts and share the campaign
there are so many ways you can help 

Please Keep Lance and The Vargas Family who are very dear friends for over 39 years in your Prayers.

Thank you all so much,
Doreen Bussey
Here's to a New Year full of HOPE! We wish we could introduce you to every person who donated recently to the LOVE for LANCE campaign. You would meet so many warm-hearted, generous people from all around the globe who sent  PRAYER,  thoughtful emails, donated hard-earned money, offered  hand-delivered meals,  shared our campaign through word of mouth or through  social media. 

Thank you, YOU are one of these people. YOU stepped outside your comfort zone to rally your family, friends and colleagues, and its working.
Below is what YOU helped us accomplish in a  little over a month.

193 donations
Total to date:
$ 13,475 DONATED

Thank you once again for getting us this far!
Lonnie, Cathy, Lance, Paul, Camille, Nico & Sabina Vargas

  • Linda Sparrow 
    • $100 
    • 39 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $25 
    • 43 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 43 mos
  • Mitch Favorito 
    • $200 
    • 44 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 44 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Doreen Marascio-Bussey 
Atlantic Highlands, NJ
Lionel Vargas 
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