Taryn's Medical Expense

Taryn is a total sweetheart and needs our help.  Last night at a friend's bbq, people were setting off fireworks... everyone was having a good time until they realized a tube had exploded and sent the fireworks directly onto Taryn.  She is a VERY brave girl.  The shell exploded on her burning her neck, chin, chest, hands, and singed some of her hair.   Taryn has between 2nd degree burns most places and 3rd degree burns on her chest.  Prayers for quick healing are needed, Doctors will determine if she will need skin grafting in a few days...

On a usual day Taryn is a sassy preteen swimming or playing with her besties, enjoying her ipad, or hanging out with her 3 older brothers.   She has an amazing heart and loves to volunteer.  Everyone knows how great she is everywhere she goes and recently she brought home the ANSB Pageant National Spirit title.  My daughter loves to hang out with her and occassionally she has even helped me by babysitting Paige.   Though we met through pageants, these girls have become more than pageant sisters they have become great friends.  

Please help Taryn and her family out during this difficult time, we will post updates as to her condition as we go.  Thank you, Courtney and Paige (friends of the family)

Donations

  • Rachael & Andrew Carlson 
    • $200 
    • 47 mos
  • Mike and Kathy Johnson 
    • $10 
    • 47 mos
  • Patrick & Michelle Slaughter 
    • $50 
    • 47 mos
  • Kim Thompson 
    • $75 
    • 47 mos
  • Lindsey Leach-Nerud 
    • $40 
    • 47 mos
See all

Organizer

Courtney Hinkel 
Organizer
Elkhorn, NE
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