Support for the Picklesimer family

On May 25th  Kaila and Eric welcomed their second daughter Kynlee Rayne into the world. She is beautiful, strong, and already changing the hearts and lives of those around her. She is perfect, but her heart needs help. Kynlee was born with an isolated heart defect called Hypolastic Right Heart Syndrome. She had her first heart procedure at just 3 days old, she rocked this surgery like the heart warrior she is. Not long after this surgery Kaila and Eric learned that Kynlee would require a heart transplant to survive. The days following have held ups and downs.  Kynlee desperately needs a new heart and in the meantime the NICU at Vanderbilt Childrens Hospital is her home. Someone needs to be at the hospital with Kynlee 24-7.  Kaila and Eric take turns, swapping out between staying at the hospital and staying at home with their 3 year old daughter Kyndal.  This is their routine until they get a heart, no one knows how long this will take. Until then Eric and Kaila are both out of work, on family leave from their jobs. Kynlee is almost 3 months now, and just had her second heart procedure this week to try to buy her more time while they wait for a new heart. The surgery was successful and all of her stats improved greatly.  So, they continue to wait, and pray, and have faith. They do not want to ask anyone for help. We don’t want them to have too.  We are setting up this fund to try to help Eric and Kaila with bills so that they can focus on their family. If we work together we can lighten one burden and worry for this family.  Every donation helps, no matter the size. Wether you can donate or not please pray, this is the greatest gift. Every prayer is coveted, appreciated, and felt.

Donations (0)

  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 14 d
  • Anonymous 
    • $300 
    • 1 mo
  • Mark Ivey 
    • $100 
    • 1 mo
  • Todd Darr 
    • $200 
    • 1 mo
  • Alma Chilton 
    • $100 
    • 1 mo

Organizer and beneficiary 

Nick Spears 
Organizer
Springfield, TN
John Eric Picklesimer 
Beneficiary
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