Support Julieta Valdes and Family

On Sunday, May 3, 2020, the unthinkable happened.  Julieta was doing push-ups during her workout and collapsed.  Julieta went into cardiac arrest and was transported to Texas Children's Hospital.  She underwent heart surgery Monday, May 4, 2020 and the surgery went well.  Julieta is in the fight of her life.  She is currently in a medically induced coma in ICU and we have been told the next 48 hours are crucial.

Julieta is a member of the  Houston Juniors VBC 16 Elite team and is a Freshman at The Woodlands High School where she was an instrumental member of their Varsity Team.  Ending  a very successful 2019 season, Juli earned the 6A All-Greater Houston Newcomer of the Year.  If you have ever seen Juli play, you would know her.  She has this crazy serve that she rips from 5 to 5 (volley terms), that sometimes spins and sometimes doesn't; and there are times where you just can't get out of the way.  Her presence can be felt anywhere she is on the court.  She is the true definition of a team player and will do anything you ask of her.  Julieta has been tabbed as one of the top players in the Class of 2023 across the country!  

Julieta is the youngest of 3 children to mother Patricia (Patty) and father Francisco.  She has an older brother and sister, Xavier and Patty.

We predict there will be many challenges in the future. This page is being set up with the hope that, as her community, we can help alleviate some of the financial burden of mounting medical bills and other challenges that may occur.

Julieta is a FIGHTER and a WINNER!  

Thank you so very much for any donation large or small.


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  • Balaji Vedpuri 
    • $100 
    • 3 hrs
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 1 d
  • Anthie Grisanty 
    • $50 
    • 2 d
  • Nicolle Muller  
    • $20 
    • 2 d
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Organizer and beneficiary

Houston Juniors VBC 
Houston, TX
Patricia De La Garza 
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