Help Joani Kick Cancer!

Let me tell you about my dear friend Joani. She is the mother to two beautiful girls, Hannah and Maddie, and the grandmother to an adorable granddaughter, Jasmine. Granddaughter #2 will also be arriving in the next few months. Joani is one of the strongest, wisest, most giving women I know! She has been there for so many people during trying times, including helping me through the most difficult time of my life. It is now time for Joani to recieve back and for others to bless her.

During a routine mammogram in May, Joani was told she has breast cancer. On September 25th, Joani underwent a double mastectomy. After surgery it was further discovered the cancer in her left breast was larger than anticipated, and they found a different kind of cancer in her right breast, which was previously undetected.  They also found cancer, though small, in two of her left lymph nodes. Based on these findings, Joani has opted to pursue chemotherapy as well as naturopathic treatment.

Joani has determined that her life and ministry won’t stop with this diagnosis, and she refuses to let these events get her down!

Here is where your prayers and generosity come in. First and foremost, please pray that our Heavenly Father will pour out his grace and healing power on Joani, as we know He is the GREAT PHYSICIAN!

Second we have set up this Go Fund Me account to alleviate the pressure of the mounting bills that have come and will continue to pour in.  In addition, Joani will be without insurance as of January of 2018 and therefore her financial burden will increase.

Any funds raised from this site will be available directly to Joani and will be used for the following:

- Bills that have accrued from the mastectomy and various recent procedures.
- Upcoming chemotherapy and Naturopathic procedures for the next 6 months.
- Various living expenses while Joani is continuing treatment to help ease the burden of these expenditures.
-Any other unanticipated expenses that may arise during this fight.

We are confident that God is working all things for His Glory and Joani’s good, and in the end there will be many wonderful testimonies of how God has worked in and through Joani!

We understand not everyone is in a position to give monetarily (although no gift is too small), so please keep Joani in your thoughts and prayers until this fight is over!!
  • Anthony Graves 
    • $100 
    • 36 mos
  • Joy Jennas 
    • $50 
    • 38 mos
  • Stephanie Whitaker 
    • $40 
    • 43 mos
  • Bryan Miles 
    • $25 
    • 43 mos
  • Dena Baldwin 
    • $50 
    • 43 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Stephanie Whitaker 
Phoenix, AZ
Joani Castillo 
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