Life-Saving Treatment for Roz

£91,481 of £500,000 goal

Raised by 3,645 people in 7 days
Created January 8, 2019
Last summer, I was diagnosed with an aggressive blood cancer (Large Diffuse B-Cell Lymphoma, LDBCL) that, so far, has failed to respond to four different kinds of chemotherapy. My hopes are now focussed on Car-T Cell Therapy, a pioneering treatment that is only now coming out of clinical trials, but which is proving to be hugely successful for chemo-resistant patients like me. It is not available in Scotland, and I am not eligible for treatment in England, so have had to look to the US for self-funded options. The sum I need to raise - in the region of $700,000, is staggering, partly because the drug is so expensive, and partly because treatment requires a lengthy stay in hospital, which in this case would be Massachusetts General Hospital, in Boston.
I am pretty desperate to stay alive. I have two young children and, like any mother, I want to see them grow up...I want to see who'll they'll become, I want to be there to give them love and support, and to hold my grandchildren. We're a very little family, and need each other very much. 
My situation is about as urgent as it could be. My consultant talks in terms of "weeks, maybe months", and the cancer is at an advanced stage. If you can help me at all, help me today, because this disease is not slowing down for anyone.
+ Read More

£91,481 of £500,000 goal

Raised by 3,645 people in 7 days
Created January 8, 2019
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
   Connect
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
JM
£10
Janice Macdonald
10 mins ago
£10
Becky Goddard-Hill
15 mins ago
£20
Anonymous
20 mins ago
£5
Ellis-j Currie
21 mins ago
EM
£10
Eileen Macdonald
23 mins ago
£10
Anonymous
25 mins ago
DE
£10
Debbie England
29 mins ago
LH
£5
Lynne Herron
32 mins ago
£20
Anonymous
37 mins ago
£30
Anonymous
48 mins ago
or
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a £5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.