BRIAN'S BATTLE

Brian is not your typical college student going through the day-to-day routine of classes and then partying on nights and weekends. You see, Brian set his life time goals while he was still in high school earning a 3.9 grade point average out of 4.0 so he could get accepted into a prominent college in order to become a nuclear engineer. He enlisted into the NROTC program because of his love for his country and felt it was his calling, but also wanted to honor his grandfather who served in the Navy as well.

He was just finishing his first quarted of his sophomore year at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute when everything came to a screeching halt. Up to that point Brian was carrying a 4.0 GPA and was going to begin working on a Master's Degree in Nuclear Engineering.  Brian was recently diagnosed with a rare and aggressive brain cancer called glioblastoma.  He has had to put everything on hold with school and is currently seeking treatment/ consultations with Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago as well as Duke University in Durham, NC.

We are setting up this fund in order to help Brian ,
Lydia( his mother ) and Bob ( his father) to absorb the medical fees along with travel, lodging, and food costs associated with the kind of treatment Brian requires .

We are asking for continued PRAYERS but any financial help would also be appreciated.

Donations

  • Pam Curtin 
    • $100 
    • 18 mos
  • Melanie Robinson 
    • $100 
    • 18 mos
  • Sonny Garcha 
    • $100 
    • 19 mos
  • Don and Renee Hansen 
    • $100 
    • 19 mos
  • Cathleen O’Brien 
    • $150 
    • 19 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

MONIQUE MARINO 
Organizer
Buffalo Grove, IL
Lydia Beam 
Beneficiary
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