Collin's Bucket List

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Raised by 131 people in 4 months
Out of nowhere our sweet 16 year old Collin ended up in the hospital with the flu, which turned into Pneumonia and then Acute Respiratory Distress sydnrome and Sepsis.  He received a Tracheotomy to help his lungs and was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.   He spent over six weeks in the pediatric ICU at Maria Fareri Children's Hospital fighting for his life. 

The amazing team of doctors were able to save Collin and he is currently at a rehab facility for at least a couple of months until he is healthy enough to return home.  As a result of the illness his vocal cords were damaged.  He currently cannot eat or drink and he is down to 108 pounds.  

Collin has been making a bucket list of things to look forward to when he is well enough.  Number 1 is a trip to Orlando, Walt Disney World and Universal Studios; after that a baseball game and some Broadway shows.  We would love to be able to provide him with as many items as possible, but due to medical expenses we are limited.  

Having things to look forward to is what is keeping him motivated!  If you would like to assist with even a small donation we would be extremely grateful!
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Thank you so much for all of your support! Collin is overwhelmed with all of the generous donations and beautiful messages. He continues to get stronger and stronger every day. We are predicting he will be ready to come home in a month or so, but we will continue to update everyone with his progress as things develop.
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Thank you so much for all of the support! We just updated Collin and read him the messages. He was so overwhelmed he started tearing up and wrote not to worry, that they were tears of joy!
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