Ray had a stroke at 36

On May 2nd 2017 I had a stroke in my right side. I called for help,I was in intubated and nearly lost my life at university of Chicago hospital. They truly saved my life, I was told I lasted about ten min. I called for my mom and my heart stopped. By a miracle the doctor who saved me had arrived from Saudi Arabia that day. I spent 3 weeks in the nurology icu recovering. I could not walk or talk fully. This all happened initially when i was on the clock as a maintenance engineer for the 7321 south shore co-op. After multiple board members told me to take the whole 12 weeks to recover. They chose to fire me on week 4. I have just days (July 16,2017) to be out of my apartment which is located at the address above. I am still not ok I can't walk right or talk fully with a normalcy. I'm truly in shock and at a loss to why the board would do this. I need help as I am stuck. My girlfriend left me,my truck is broke down,and now I'm fired. I have no kids sadley,no support system in general. I need help from anyone who would care enough to help me. I'm thankfully and of a loving heart to all. I hope you will help me as I don't want to go like this.

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  • Gina Hess 
    • $25 
    • 43 mos
  • James Rottman 
    • $100 
    • 43 mos
  • Kali Rasala 
    • $20 
    • 43 mos
  • Tony Yerkes 
    • $100 
    • 43 mos
  • Nicole Lawson 
    • $250 
    • 43 mos
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Organizer

Raymond Diaz 
Organizer
Chicago, IL
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