Help fund Ann's Chemotherapy

$18,960 of $25k goal

Raised by 206 people in 22 months
My beautiful friend Ann is just like anybody else's friend. She is an intelligent, funny, big hearted mother and wife. She has worked hard all her life .  She loves to sew , her chooks , she even drops the odd profanity :) 
The difference here is that after an exhausting and "successful" battle against Breast Cancer ( She's tackled breast , brain and bone tumours )  she needs chemotherapy to prolong her life as she has stage 4 Cancer ( HER2 + ER) Stage 4 is end stage cancer , terminal , and although you cant fix it , you can have treatment to prolong life .
The chemo drug Ann needs is made by Roche and is not covered by the PBS . For Ann, Roche has kindly agreed to reduce its $93000 price tag to $15000 on compassionate grounds.  
Ann and her family have drained their finances fighting her disease and despite still working 4 days a week ( she has no superannuation ) she can not afford the treatment.
This is where we can help. I dont have $15000 either but I believe that if people donate what they can and share this campaign we can prolong her life . We all feel powerless against Cancer . This is a very real and worthy  way of fighting back. We can change the ending of this story.
For further information on the chemotherapy drug in question  http://peoplepledge.com.au/blog/breast-cancer-patients-in-australia-look-to-new-proven-drug-kadcyla-trastuzumab-emtansine-also-referred-to-as-t-dm1-for-life-saving-treatment/

Please donate what you can and/or share x

 5.11.14 What an amazing result .... to enable further stability for Ann's future , I have raised the target .
Lets go x
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Update 3
21 months ago
Over $18000
<3 THANK YOU !
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Update 2
22 months ago
Blown away …overnight magic. Thank you
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Update 1
22 months ago
Absolutely blown away x
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Ann Truscott
22 months ago

Thank you all a million times over, a what spectacular result, I think I'm in shock xxxxxxxxxx

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Karen Mackenzie
22 months ago

What a fantastic result in such a short time!!!! At least now our truly wonderful and dear frien Ann can get the treatment and hope she needs

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Andrea Osborne
22 months ago

Absolutely amazing! Target reached in 6 days by 158 very generous souls.

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Sass Milne
22 months ago

donated with love and hugs ❌

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Jo Anderson
22 months ago

You are all amazing people....there is so much love ....

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Liza Milchman
22 months ago
Coco Sheils
22 months ago

Keep sharing on your Facebook and Twitter etc. Don't forget to copy the link. Be cheeky and approach anyone you know with lots of contacts/friends. The funding is nearly a third of the way in less than 24 hours. We can do this!!

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Susan Wagner-White
22 months ago

The world needs Ann to live a LOT longer, so let's all give her a chance.

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$18,960 of $25k goal

Raised by 206 people in 22 months
Created October 25, 2014
BP
$200
Brad and Penny Pitt
18 months ago

Best wishes on your road to recovery x

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$10
Anonymous
19 months ago
$10
Anonymous
20 months ago
MT
$100
Mubble - charity tin
20 months ago
$500
Cutting For a Cause
20 months ago

the rest of the haircut monies :)

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AB
$200
Annie Benton
21 months ago

With all our best wishes xx

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AG
$20
Alicia G
21 months ago
$50
Anonymous
21 months ago
TV
$50
Tia Veech
21 months ago
$20
Anonymous
21 months ago
Ann Truscott
22 months ago

Thank you all a million times over, a what spectacular result, I think I'm in shock xxxxxxxxxx

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Karen Mackenzie
22 months ago

What a fantastic result in such a short time!!!! At least now our truly wonderful and dear frien Ann can get the treatment and hope she needs

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Andrea Osborne
22 months ago

Absolutely amazing! Target reached in 6 days by 158 very generous souls.

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Sass Milne
22 months ago

donated with love and hugs ❌

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Jo Anderson
22 months ago

You are all amazing people....there is so much love ....

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Liza Milchman
22 months ago
Coco Sheils
22 months ago

Keep sharing on your Facebook and Twitter etc. Don't forget to copy the link. Be cheeky and approach anyone you know with lots of contacts/friends. The funding is nearly a third of the way in less than 24 hours. We can do this!!

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Susan Wagner-White
22 months ago

The world needs Ann to live a LOT longer, so let's all give her a chance.

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