Single Father of 2 Fighting Cancer

Update 5/22/18:  Jesse is now at home on hospice care.  Lori has not been able to work due to being the full time caregiver to Jesse.  They are still struggling to pay their bills.  Any help is appreciated.  No one should ever have to go through something like this, but they are doing everything they can to make the best of a very difficult sitution.  Thank you so much for reading this.  

41 year old single father of two recently diagnosed with a rare form of stomach cancer.
Jesse has a 10 year old boy and a thirteen year old daughter and long time Girlfriend, Lori, who is trying to keep the family afloat. Working as much as possible while also taking Jesse to his appointments and treatment.

Jesse was previously healing from a broken ankle which kept him out of work and with no pay for 3 months prior to his diagnosis. Funds were already sparce and now due to this recent news Christmas is the least of their worries; Car payments, rent, basic house hold bills are the concerns for this family of 4 now. The doctor has also informed Jesse and Lori that he will no longer be able to return to work, this stress of income has already caused the family's power to be cut off once, if not for a generous neighbor their food would have spoiled and that would have been yet another expense to worry about. 

Bills and medical expenses is last thing this family should have to worry about right now, if we can raise just a little or even a lot they would be so thankful and appreciative. Every little bit is a blessing.

Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to read what this family is going through, even if you cannot donate prayers are much appreciated.


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Organizer and beneficiary

Caitey Teaster 
Nashville-Davidson, TN
lori bickel 
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