please help james walk again!!

$544 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 12 people in 46 months
Hello my name is courtney I'm writing in regards to james the man in the pic above...he has been in our lives for over 23 years.. my mom has been his caretaker for over 7 years...he has not always been in this shape he used to do things with family he was able to drive his own vehicle and play with the kids and go out to eat dinner and was able to walk and was just a fun person be around now he is just grumpy sad and depressed but who wouldn't if you couldn't get out if bed for 2 years....he had a 27 pounds tumor removed from his leg over 5 years ago that never healed and grew right back...he was able to walk about a year or 2 ago but hasn't walked since ..his hospital bed he had broke about a yr ago and he could no longer get out of the bed do to the bed breaking and then he just got worse from then on out...he was hospitalized In Louisville about a yr ago and was sent home and got worse when he was sent home...he has been on every diet there is and nothing is helping he drinks nothing but water and is very active for someone his size...he is currently in western baptist but has been there almost 30 days...they are trying to find a bigger hospital that has the right equipment they need to take care of him and then can do the surgery he needs and give him all the help he needs and therapy to be able to walk again....my mom can no longer take care of him it has just gotten to rough and she has no help and he can't afford to pay for extra help when all he has is disibility...we are asking for donations for medical expenses and travel expenses if you can not donate that is ok as long as you can just pray for him to get the help he needs to walk again!!thanks for the prayer and or Donation
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James is progressing very well and has physical therapy working with him more than twice a week he can stand on his own not much longer and he will be ready for surgery please keep the prayers coming and the negative comments to yourself my family doesn't need the negativity thank you all for the prayers....and just a little note my sister is 18 she is not a child and my mother didn't pull her out of school and my step dad never had heart failure and so on...there was a lot of mistakes made on tlc and I'm sorry that everyone got the wrong impression but please if you have nothing nice to say then say nothing thank you all!!
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James is now down to 730 please keep praying!!
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So happy to see there is actually nice people who still care about others! Thanks for the donations let's keep sharing and see what happens!!
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James is currently being interviewed by news channel 6 at Western baptist hospital and then they r going to try to air it nationwide on NBC
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$544 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 12 people in 46 months
Created August 5, 2015
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Susan Bahry
10 months ago
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Wishing the best for you and your family, and a successful path to recovery for James

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Anonymous
10 months ago
BD
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Breezie Dzakovic
14 months ago
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We believe in you! "success is the slow realization of a worthy ideal"

GS
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George Swartz
22 months ago
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Anonymous
26 months ago
$20
Anonymous
26 months ago
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Panchero's Mexican Grill
45 months ago
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CS
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Caitlin Scheibling
46 months ago
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Don't give up.

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Anonymous
46 months ago
$10
Christine Rankin
46 months ago

I shared and donated. I too have weight issues been low carbing for 18 months. If you get disability you qualify for Medicare and Medicaid the hospital social worker can help you apply. Good luck

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