Single mother diagnosed with cancer

$2,550 of $10k goal

Raised by 17 people in 29 months
Marlene Savage  CANTON, GA
I am a single mom with my youngest still in school and I was diagnosed this January with Leukemmia, chronic with no remission.  I lost  my management position when the recession hit and have been able to find only part time work since then. All of my belongings were lost when fire broke out in the apartment behind me two years ago and it has been a great hardship on me and my entire family. Thank God, no one was hurt.
 I have no insurance and am unable to return to any kind of work for an undetermined period of time. I have exhausted all resources of financial aid from family and so am reaching out for help.  I started aplying for disability in February but my case has not yet been accepted (or, God forbid denied) and even if it is accepted, the Federal Government has six months to begin assistance.
I would so appreciate any help I can get to keep food on the table and a roof aver my head.  God bless you all!  Marlene
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Update 2
29 months ago

Just a shot of Cody and I trying to dig through the rubble that used to be my apartment.
My son in law and I in my apartment.
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Update 1
29 months ago

I've been able to take walks the past weeks (a friend lent me his dog, Pickles, to keep me company :) It agrivates my spleen but I think it is making me feel stronger!
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Rachael Black
28 months ago

Marlene, I don't have financial means to help you but I have a few words of encouragement. God is greater than anything this world can throw in your path. I will be praying for you and your family. Be blessed. Love, Rachael

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$2,550 of $10k goal

Raised by 17 people in 29 months
Created April 25, 2014
Marlene Savage  
TF
$200
The Fannin's
26 months ago

Love you!

$100
Anonymous
26 months ago
$250
Anonymous
26 months ago
MS
$1,000
Melinda Scampini
28 months ago
BT
$50
Brit Turner
28 months ago
$100
Anonymous
28 months ago
TS
$100
Todd Starr
28 months ago
$100
Anonymous
28 months ago
RK
$50
Robert Kushner
28 months ago

Marlene- So sorry to learn of your bad luck streak. Be strong and believe that your situation must improve- it simply can't stay bad indefinitely. I'll be thinking good thoughts for you...

KA
$50
Kellee, Trey and Anslee
28 months ago

We are thinking of you during this difficult time.

Rachael Black
28 months ago

Marlene, I don't have financial means to help you but I have a few words of encouragement. God is greater than anything this world can throw in your path. I will be praying for you and your family. Be blessed. Love, Rachael

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