￼Jethro and Brittany Hengst are a young couple that live in Vero Beach, Florida. Jethro is the school resource officer at Vero Beach Elementary School and Brittany is a graphic designer and stay-at-home mother. They have two precious children, both of which have significant medical needs. ￼
Their nine month old daughter, Eleanor, has a congenital heart defect. She is currently in recovery from a stroke she had after her latest heart surgery. ￼
This past month they’ve experienced an array of health issues with their two year old son, Ezra. And from that discovered he has a rare childhood cancer, Stage 4 Neuroblastoma. The outline of his treatment plan over the course of this next year is quite aggressive. His treatment will include chemotherapy, radiation and stemcell transplants.
Jethro will need to take a lot of time off work. We’re raising money to alleviate some of the financal stress that they will encounter during Ezra and Eleanor’s health journeys.
If you are local and are looking for other opportunities to serve the Hengst Family please visit their meal train: https://mealtrain.com/8d5qz8