Hope for Esther

On October 12, 2017, our dear friend Esther Koetter was diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer after going to the ER for abdominal pain. Esther, a Navy wife, mommy to two beautiful children, step-mommy to one, and oncology nurse, has dedicated her life to serving others. It's our turn to serve her and her husband, Nick, who remains active duty.

Help us raise $100,000 to support this amazing, patriotic family. Esther has an incredible attitude, a wonderful, loving family, and the emotional and prayerful support of countless friends, but this family needs financial help as Esther takes time off work to focus on her fight with this terminal disease. This money will pay for childcare during treatments, medical expenses not covered by insurance, the family's bills, the holidays, and everything in between over the coming months while Esther fights. The last thing this family needs to worry about is finances -- now, or in the near future.

Esther and her family have given so much in service of others and our country already. It's time we take care of them.

To read Esther's story, visit: https://humansonthehomefront.com/2017/11/09/we-have-to-have-hope/


  • Emmanuel Enriquez  
    • $100 
    • 22 mos
  • Nini Frank 
    • $250 
    • 26 mos
  • Amanda Smith 
    • $33 
    • 35 mos
  • Karla Long 
    • $25 
    • 37 mos
  • Jessie Watkins 
    • $100 
    • 37 mos
See all

Organizer and beneficiary

Tessa TR 
Organizer
San Diego, CA
Esther Koetter 
Beneficiary
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