Please Help Me Save My Parents

Please help me save my parents. In the last 6 months my whole life has been turned upside down. Both my mother and father have been diagnosed with cancer. My dad (Dave) has terminal liver cancer. He got his first surgery April 10th and has had one additional surgery where they put in radioactive beads around the large tumor in his liver to prevent it from growing further. However, he still has lesions all around his liver which is why he is not a candidate for a liver transplant.  My goal is to make him as comfortable as possible. In order to do so I need extra resources so I can take time away from work to be there for him. As for my mom (Evamarie), she has stage 3c breast cancer which spread to her lymph nodes. In late January she had a mastectomy where they also removed all of her lymph tissue surrounding. She had a 2nd surgery in March due to infection. She started her first round of chemotherapy 5/31/18 but this is just the beginning of her treatments. I️ will be taking care of both my parents throughout this journey. We are in dire need of help with house/medical bills, groceries and the many other costs that come along with this horrible disease. My dad has not worked since his diagnosis and due to the chemotherapy my mom has stopped working which has left us with no money. I️ have been doing my best with helping out but the financial responsibility is one that I️ cannot take on alone any longer. Thank you for taking the time to hear my story. I️ appreciate anything that anyone can donate. I️ am truly humbled by asking for this large amount, but it isn’t just one, but both of my parents that I️ am trying to be there for. From the bottom of my heart, thank you and please share.

Donations

  • Katie Sun 
    • $200 
    • 19 mos
  • Michele McGraw 
    • $78 
    • 20 mos
  • Christine Alcorn 
    • $25 
    • 21 mos
  • Zels Johnson 
    • $25 
    • 21 mos
  • Kari Jordan 
    • $100 
    • 21 mos
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Organizer

Emily Lutz 
Organizer
Seattle, WA
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