Kick In For Krebbs - Heart Transplant Journey

Patrick has heart failure.  Four years ago, he had a massive heart attack that nearly killed him that altered his lifestyle significantly.  Patrick has an LVAD that keeps the left side of his heart pumping, basically portable life support. He is on his fourth year of having this machine. He is on disability and has not been able to work since.   He also has diabetes, which complicates matters.  He has been in an out of the hospital these last four years too many times to count. 

Recently, his heart failure has worsened to include the right side of his heart.  He has been told that he needs a transplant desperately--this year and possibly to include a kidney transplant at the same time.  All of these complications are wreaking havoc on the family financially.  Patrick is never one to ask anyone for help, but he is in need of help to continue to sustain the family as he continues to fight to stay well enough to be out of the hospital and wait for a donor.  

Any contribution helps and if you are able to organize other fundraisers for the family, they are asking for any assistance to help defray some of these costs. This page will remain up until he receives his new heart!  Thank you so much!

Donations ()

  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 12 mos
  • Barbara Germany 
    • $50 
    • 12 mos
  • Jim and Linda Beveridge 
    • $100 
    • 12 mos
  • Sandy Sadler 
    • $20 
    • 12 mos
  • Alicia Thomas 
    • $100 
    • 12 mos
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Organizer

Shannelle Pokorny Krebbs 
Organizer
Omaha, NE
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