Clio's College Fund

Cary passed away on August 24, 2017 after a sixteen-year fight with breast cancer. Prior to receiving disability, your donations kept house and home up and running. For all the support you offered while she lived, many thanks. She was endlessly appreciative, as are we.

When Cary was first diagnosed with breast cancer, she told a good friend that she just wanted to be here for her daughter’s High School Graduation. She was, and she was so proud of Clio.  Now that Cary is gone, rather than flowers or donations to a breast cancer fund, I know that her greatest wish would be for her daughter, Clio, to be supported in her education.  Nineteen-year-old Clio is currently on leave from Mass Art, where she has completed her freshman year, and will return in January after the heavy responsibilities of dispersing a household have lessened.



Remembrances of Cary can be made in the name of Clio Shaw through this site.  Your donations will be distributed as appropriate by Clio’s designated financial guardian, Jeff Lander.  Thank you for your friendship and generosity.
  • Navya La Shay 
    • $50 
    • 44 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $300 
    • 46 mos
  • Alice Heller 
    • $25 
    • 46 mos
  • Anne Howson 
    • $100 
    • 47 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $30 
    • 47 mos
See all

Organizer

Kathleen Lander Silver 
Organizer
Waban, MA
  • #1 fundraising platform

    More people start fundraisers on GoFundMe than on any other platform. Learn more

  • GoFundMe Guarantee

    In the rare case something isn’t right, we will work with you to determine if misuse occurred. Learn more

  • Expert advice, 24/7

    Contact us with your questions and we’ll answer, day or night. Learn more