Help Eastyn and family!

We are good friends of Crystal and Justin Skala and want to help anyway we can! They got terrible news on December 14th that their son who is 18 months old has a brain tumor that is near his spine. It is golf ball size and growing up into his brain, touching numerous areas of the brain. This type of tumor is typically not cancerous however, it mimics childhood form of cancer that is very aggressive and fast growing. They want to remove it as fast as possible and scheduled surgery on December 17th. This surgery will be anywhere from 8-10 hours long. The surgeon commented he hasn't seen a tumor touching so many areas of the brain before. They gave what possible outcomes of the surgery are, including possible loss of hearing, sight, the ability to walk and the ability to talk. He may end up needing a feeding tube and possibly tracheotomy. He is likely to go through chemo and radiation after the tumor has been removed.

This will be a long and difficult road for the family. They are in Rochester, MN at Mayo Hospital and will be staying by Eastyn's side through this all. This is taking both Crystal and Justin out of work. We would like to lessen the financial burden as much as we can. They would be grateful in any way that you can help.

Let's give them a Christmas miracle. Thank you in advance for your generosity.

Donations

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  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 46 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 51 mos
  • Tressie Amann 
    • $50 
    • 53 mos
  • Wendy Brownell 
    • $100 
    • 53 mos
  • Judy Wegner 
    • $100 
    • 53 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Holly Marie Lambrecht 
Organizer
Onalaska, WI
Crystal Skala 
Beneficiary
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