Help save my mom's life!

$5,940 of $51,000 goal

Raised by 58 people in 16 months
Hi everyone. My name is Melissa and I’m setting up this page to help my incredible mother, Debra, in her fight against stage 4 breast cancer. My mom needs a life-saving cancer treatment that is not covered by her insurance. She is my best friend, a wonderful mother and an amazing grandmother and she deserves to get the best treatment available so that she can beat cancer! My mom is so kind-hearted and loving and my girls and I would be lost without her.

My mom was first diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer about a year ago. She went through months of chemotherapy, surgery and radiation.  We were so happy that she “beat” cancer that I even threw her a “Debra kicked cancer’s ass” party! Little did we know that our victory would be short-lived, 10 months to be exact. Just weeks ago we found out that mom’s cancer was back, with vengeance. She is now has stage 4 breast cancer, which has traveled to her lung and in her lymph nodes. Her cancer is very aggressive and moving fast…. Her treatment options are extremely limited and the clock is ticking. We have searched the world and have found a hospital that can and will give her an alternative lifesaving treatment. Mom will be in an intensive treatment program for 4 weeks and unfortunately her insurance will NOT pay for this treatment. The total cost of this treatment is $51,000. To begin treatment, the program must be paid in full, upfront. The hospital is reserving a spot for my mom, all that is left is raising the money to cover the treatment. Once we have received enough funds, she can begin to receive this lifesaving treatment, immediately.

With the support of her family, friends and God, my mom KNOWS she can beat this!

I am asking for your help on my mother’s behalf. Please, if you are able to make a donation we would greatly appreciate it. Imagine this…if 510 people donated $100 or 1,020 people donated $50 we could send my mom to treatment immediately!!

Please help me save my mom’s life. I need her. My kids need her. Thank you for your consideration. Every little bit helps.


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Hi everyone! Just wanted to give a quick update on my mom…. As you guys all know, we were trying like hell to raise $51,000 to send my mom to CMA hospital in Mexico for alternative cancer treatments… We were able to raise $5,600 (THANKS TO ALL OF YOU!), but as you can see, that is not nearly enough to send her to CMA. So, we did weeks and weeks of research (and we continue to research and learn more every day!) and spoke to people from around the world who have similar diagnosis to my mom and BEAT cancer, yes, BEAT cancer. What we have been doing for the past several months is trying to replicate many of the treatments that CMA has to offer, along with many other treatments that have been proven successful. Mom follows a strict organic, nearly vegan, diet and takes many specialized supplements every day. She also follows a THC/CBD oil protocol, along with essential oils, like Frankincense. In addition, she takes an off- label use medication that research has shown to shrink tumors. There are many other alternative treatments that she is doing…but I think you get the idea. What I want to say is that without your generosity, many of these treatments would not be possible for my mom. Unfortunately, insurance doesn’t cover any of these treatments… and they are incredibly expensive…just one of her protocols costs $1,800 a month! So, we are kinda on our own here. BUT, your generosity has allowed her to follow these protocols that give her a fighting chance to win this battle against cancer. Although some of these protocols are difficult to follow, she has been such a warrior! She feels great and looks great too! I’m sure many of you have seen her beautiful smiling face in my many Facebook posts! My mom is my best friend and I am so blessed to have her in my life. The donations that all of you sent in have given her a chance to WIN and I am so forever grateful to each and every one of you for that. Mom will have to do a PETSCAN in the coming months to get a clearer picture of how her treatments are working…but for now, I have absolute faith that they are indeed working! I will post again soon…but for now, we just wanted to say THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU to all of you.

A special thanks to the following business sponsors:

Royal Palm Auto Spa
royalpalmautospa.com
561-784-7116

P&S Yacht Services
psyachtservices.com
954-809-1971

Thomasevich Construction
buildwithtci.com
561-209-6808

Schrier Family Chiropractic
derelan.com
561-445-2648

Zuniga Law
zuniga-law.com
561-544-0944

First Citizens Bank
firstcitizens.com
561-253-8131
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Hi everyone! Just wanted to give a quick update on my mom…. As you guys all know, we were trying like hell to raise $51,000 to send my mom to CMA hospital in Mexico for alternative cancer treatments… We were able to raise $5,600 (THANKS TO ALL OF YOU!), but as you can see, that is not nearly enough to send her to CMA. So, we did weeks and weeks of research (and we continue to research and learn more every day!) and spoke to people from around the world who have similar diagnosis to my mom and BEAT cancer, yes, BEAT cancer. What we have been doing for the past several months is trying to replicate many of the treatments that CMA has to offer, along with many other treatments that have been proven successful. Mom follows a strict organic, nearly vegan, diet and takes many specialized supplements every day. She also follows a THC/CBD oil protocol, along with essential oils, like Frankincense. In addition, she takes an off- label use medication that research has shown to shrink tumors. There are many other alternative treatments that she is doing…but I think you get the idea. What I want to say is that without your generosity, many of these treatments would not be possible for my mom. Unfortunately, insurance doesn’t cover any of these treatments… and they are incredibly expensive…just one of her protocols costs $1,800 a month! So, we are kinda on our own here. BUT, your generosity has allowed her to follow these protocols that give her a fighting chance to win this battle against cancer. Although some of these protocols are difficult to follow, she has been such a warrior! She feels great and looks great too! I’m sure many of you have seen her beautiful smiling face in my many Facebook posts! My mom is my best friend and I am so blessed to have her in my life. The donations that all of you sent in have given her a chance to WIN and I am so forever grateful to each and every one of you for that. Mom will have to do a PETSCAN in the coming months to get a clearer picture of how her treatments are working…but for now, I have absolute faith that they are indeed working! I will post again soon…but for now, we just wanted to say THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU to all of you.

A special thanks to the following business sponsors:

Royal Palm Auto Spa
royalpalmautospa.com
561-784-7116

P&S Yacht Services
psyachtservices.com
954-809-1971

Thomasevich Construction
buildwithtci.com
561-209-6808

Schrier Family Chiropractic
derelan.com
561-445-2648

Zuniga Law
zuniga-law.com
561-544-0944

First Citizens Bank
firstcitizens.com
561-253-8131
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Quick update... Mom is doing good. She is juicing, taking a zillion prescribed supplements, detoxing, doing IV Infusions twice a week and utilizing special oils. She is working very hard to boost her immune system, de-stress and maintain a positive outlook. We are all so proud of her! We are still quite far from our goal amount...but we refuse to give up! Thank you to all of our friends, family and colleagues who have donated thus far. We really appreciate your generosity! If you haven't had a chance to donate yet, It's not to late ...every little bit helps.

We would like to take a moment and thank these very special local business owners for their generous donations...

Royal Palm Auto Spa 561-784-7116
royalpalmautospa.com

P & S Yacht Services 954-809-1971
psyachtservices.com

Zuniga Law 561-544-0944
zuniga-law.com

First Citizens Bank 561-253-8131
firstcitizens.com

Schrier Family Chiropractic 561-445-2648
drelan.com

Thomasevich Construction 561-209-6808
buildwithtci.com

United Insurance Corp 561- 450 -6528
www.unitedinscorp.com

TMI Health 561-358-2408
www.tmihealth.com

I DECLUTTER U 954- 415-6268
www.ideclutterU.com
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Thank you to everyone who has donated so far! Your generosity means the world to us. My mom is overwhelmed by everyone's generous donations and prayers. She started a hardcore juicing protocol last week along with alkaline water and special immune boosting oils. While we are waiting to raise the rest of the money to send her to CMN Hospital, we are doing everything possible to slow down the cancer and boost her immune system. Thank you again for caring enough to make a donation.

Warmest Regards,

Melissa DiMartino
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Raised by 58 people in 16 months
Created October 24, 2016
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SM
$150
Steve Di Martino
11 months ago

Hi Debra phyllis and I wishing you all the best

JD
$75
Jamie Diblasi
13 months ago

Happy new year! We've been praying for you everyday. So proud of you for choosing the holistic approach. Xoxoxo

$250
Anonymous
14 months ago
FC
$200
Frank & Christina Cutolo
14 months ago (Offline Donation)
TM
$250
Tracy and Lou Mastandrea
14 months ago

Sending prayers and holistic health healing wishes your way sweet Debra! oxox

HS
$219
Hagen Road Fall Festivel/tye-dye shirts
15 months ago (Offline Donation)
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