Hotel During Hospital Stay

In October of last year my sweet daddy suffered a seizure. This was caused by a tumor found in the right temporal lobe. He underwent brain surgery on Valentine's Day to remove what could be seen. However, the doctors were unsuccessful with getting the entire growth which was later diagnosed as an anaplastic astrocytoma. 30 rounds of radiation and months of chemo later, dad received news today that he has 2 new tumors which appear to be more aggressive than the last.  He must have another brain surgery this month.
This fundraiser is raising funds for my family's stay at The Inn at Mayo. The hotel is connected to the hospital and allows us to stay in a studio which has a kitchenette and enough room to fit 6 adults. Family will be coming and going to check in on my dad and I will also be staying for the duration until he gets to come home. Knowing that my mom never has to leave the hospital while dad is recovering provides comfort and less stress. My parents cannot afford the stay here. Your support means everything.

ALSO, my dad has no clue I'm doing this. I actually unfriended him from Facebook so that he won't see it and get onto me. Please share the fundraiser but if your friends with dad try to share with everyone BUT him. Thank you!


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Heather Yerkes 
Lakeland, FL
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