Team Olivia: Join Her Crusade Against Cancer

This is Olivia. Defined in so many ways. 11 years old. Bright eyed. Happy. Lover of soccer. Watcher of Stranger Things. Painter. Middle school student. Friend. Sister. Daughter. And now ... Cancer Patient.

Over the summer of 2019, Olivia was diagnosed with Sporadic Spindle Cell Rhabdomyosarcoma with MyoD1+ Mutation. It’s a cancer that affects the soft tissue. The type that Olivia has is rare and serious.

Olivia is now undergoing the most aggressive cancer treatment available. It includes 87 weeks of chemo, 20 weeks of radiation, facial reconstruction surgery and then ongoing medications to keep her healthy.

Olivia’s family has medical insurance. However, insurance doesn’t cover everything. Olivia’s mom is no longer able to work because doctor appointments and caring for Olivia are now her full-time job.

With the expenses quickly piling up, Olivia and her family need our help right now! Money should not be their biggest worry. Join Team Olivia by donating to her GoFundMe!

If you are unable to financially support Olivia Kalivas and her family, here are some other tangible ways that you can make a difference:

1. Share this GoFundMe on your social media networks.
2. Ask 5 of your friends who don’t know Olivia to share this GoFundMe.
3. If you live in the Portland area, make a meal for the family by signing up via The Meal Train .

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    • $20 
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Cara Rothe 
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KyAnn Lewis 
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Raised $1,140 from 19 donations
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