Sebastian’s heart recovery

Hello family and friends of Claudia and Corey Purwin.
As you probably already know this beautiful family has been under immense amount of pain due to their newborn's heart condition.
Sebastian Thomas Purwin was born with a narrowing in his distal aorta causing him to go into cardiac arrest three times.The first one 11minutes second 8 and then the third 2 minutes.The previous have taken a toll on the newborns lower extremity organs as well as his fragile little heart. Sebastian is now on his way to recovery after having one heart procedure and another heart surgery at Columbia Presbyterian (Morgan Stanley children's hospital). Corey as well as Claudia have been sleeping over at the hospital pediatric ICU for over a week trying to keep up with the other three children's school pick ups and drops offs and schedules. The doctors have advised Claudia and Corey That Sebastian stay is going to be somewhere between 3 to six months depending on how well he recovers. In the meantime they had to give up their apartment, store their belongings, and relocate the children to grandma's house.
They are getting help from family and friends with rides and food. However the situation calls for a bit more financial help.
I have decided to open this go fund me page and help the best way I know how, by being resourceful. These funds will go to paying their monthly bills, hospital bills, parking expenses, and any other necessary expenses that have been brought about these difficult times.
I understand not everyone can offer their time and efforts so this way if we can give at least 10$, it would go a long way to help this amazing family. Thank you all for your help and understanding.


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  • Lynn Demetrakis 
    • $100 
    • 34 mos
  • Francinia Rodriguez 
    • $100 
    • 37 mos
  • Yuliana Barone 
    • $180 
    • 37 mos
  • Gabriela Ramirez 
    • $40 
    • 37 mos
  • Ramon Liriano 
    • $25 
    • 37 mos
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Paola Raigoza 
Clifton, NJ
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