Esther Yates' cancer surgery fund.

My mother, Esther Yates was diagnosed 3 weeks ago with stage 3 cancer. She needs major head & neck surgery with microvascular reconstruction ASAP followed by radiation & speech/swallowing therapy. This was the result of her condition sadly being misdiagnosed repeatedly by Doctors for 1 year. Even though medical costs are cheaper in India, this is still going to cost us in excess of $35,000 (20 lakhs INR). 

My Father passed away unexpectedly in 2011 and my mother is all I have left. I am a 4th semester medical student and am not earning a salary as yet. My mother herself doesn't have the money for the surgery and the post operative care partly because of how much she has helped others. This is a lady who has supported  thousands of people and given sacrificially to the point where she has borrowed money to help others. Hence the reason why I need to raise this money. Please help me raise the money that I need for her surgery, radiation and post operative care.

If people want to donate directly to us, it will save us from paying gofund me the 5% that they take. But please use whatever is most convenient for you.

Thank you so much and God bless you.



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Benjamin Yates 
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