PRAYERS for KALIYAH

$21,420 of $100,000 goal

Raised by 430 people in 11 months
Miryah Kristine
on behalf of Cheyenne Herron
 LOMA LINDA, CA
On the night of March 16, 2017, my daughters Khianna (7), Kaliyah (6), and myself were involved in a car accident with a semi truck on our way to Los Angeles, CA. Kaliyah was air lifted from the highway to a trauma center in Loma Linda, CA. The passenger side of the car was struck by the semi leaving Kaliyah with bleeding and swelling of the brain. She has had part of her skull removed and is in critical condition. As of today 03/19/17, the MRI shows a stroke in the left side of her brain which controls language and ability to communicate and understand other people. We do not have medical insurance at this time and with being thousands of miles away from our home in Minnesota, the cost of basic necessities will become a burden.  We appreciate everyones help and prayers during this process as this will be a long journey ahead. My sister Cheyenne Herron will be collecting all donations raised and monitoring and updating all new info for Kaliyah while I give all my attention to LeLe thank you everyone very much.
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Kaliyah met her new teacher today , she will go two days a week for 3 hours each day for now. If she does okay we will add more time !
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Bridges at PT therapy.
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Just got her cast off wAiting for the doctor to see if we need to put another one back on!
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Hailey Schepp
11 months ago

At age 5, my nephew suffered a traumatic brain injury after being ejected from a vehicle upon impact and had a craniotomy just like your daughter. We were told he would likely never talk or walk again due to brain damage. Today, other than a scar on his head, one would never know what he went through. He made a COMPLETE recovery. Have hope, stay strong, and remember that recovery doesn't happen over night. It is a rollercoaster and a process. Just remember, 2 steps forward and 1 step back....that's still progress. Sending lots of prayers!

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Tracy Suska Czeck
11 months ago

The class is thinking of you beautiful Lele everyday! We miss you and love you! ❤️

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Rhonda Hand
11 months ago

My daughter, a 2nd grader, goes to school with your girls. She was saying prayers for Kaliyah last night and today we mailed a drawing/card that she made for Kaliyah. While we don't know each other, you all are in my thoughts and prayers every day.

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Erica Kimble
10 months ago

Im praying for your baby non stop. Radys Children's Hospital will transport her by airlift ambulance level 1 trauma. They're the best level 1 trauma pediatric hospital in California. Her attending physician can arrange her to be seen. They will lit her the same way as she's being treated. It might take them 20 min to get her to Radys. They'll take her without insurance and help with your lodging. If you want me to help you I will do all I can. I know you don't know me but please feel free to reach out. I'm praying for you all.

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Amy Smith
10 months ago
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My daughter's attend the same school as your little girl. We include her in our prayers that we say together nightly. God has got this!!

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Mary Gresham
11 months ago
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Miryah, while I don't know you, I do know Brandon and he's kind of like the little brother I never had and a very close friend, all rolled into this incredible and loving young man, one that I'm really proud to call friend. Right now, I can't make a donation, but I've been sharing it for you. I will be making a donation on Monday and want to tell you that I'll continue to send good thoughts and love your way.

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Jennifer Asmus Castro
10 months ago
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My name is Jeni Castro. Your friend Jennifer DeRosia asked me to reach out to you. Our son Benny was hit by a car when we were living in Minnesota in 2009. He has a brain injury and went through almost exactly what Kaliya is going through. I encourage you to check out his CaringBridge page https://www.caringbridge.org/visit/benny castro . As you read through the journal entries, you will find how prayer does really work. I also encourage you, if you haven't already, to create a CaringBridge page for Kaliya. There were so many people praying for Benny as I was able to journal each of his needs as they came up. Benny is doing very very well now because God answers prayers. Be encouraged, and pray unceasingly and expectantly. God is good! We will keep you all in our prayers. Love, the Castro's

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Chelsea Quansah
10 months ago
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I don't know you but I came across your beautiful daughters story and I wanted to let you know I'm praying for her all the way from London UK. Hang in their mummy she is strong and you'll soon see her gorgeous smile again x

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Keri Galchutt
11 months ago
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Praying for your little girl!

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Joyce Littler
9 months ago
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Good night LeLe. You look so good, honey. I feel so happy and am happy for you. You have been so strong that it has really helped your recovery. Soon you should have the surgery and finally be HOMEWARD BOUND! Here's prayers flying to you from Wisc. May God bless you and make you 100% well real soon!

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Leesha Roberts
10 months ago
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Wow I am at a loss for words. I don't know you, but I know your mom... I am so sorry your going thru this! Your daughter's are absolutely the most beautiful girls I have ever seen! We are here in Brainerd praying for you and your Angels!Kaliyah looks like she has improved already so much when you look back on your updates... we will pray for a wholesome and speedy recovery for her and we hope you and her big sister stay well to help her through this time of difficulty... I have two boys and my heart just breaks seeing her lay there... I can't imagine not holding my babies or being able to smile and laugh with them like you mentioned... if there is anything, ANYTHING at all you could use or need - please don't hesitate to message me... I know you don't know me,but that won't stop me from wanting to help you! And do not think that by asking for help or certain things that you would be burdening someone... this is a time you are in need, when all things are well again,then you can figure out a way to help others...this is all about you and your angels!! Praying for you!!!

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Kassee Nelson
10 months ago
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Love you Kaliyah Leigh!

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Kristina Adame
11 months ago
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oh my - dolly everyone's waiting for you!!! precious baby girl

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MsMami Docken
11 months ago
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Can't stop thinking abt you guys! Sending prayers throughout the day. LeLe you got this babygirl. Stay strong &' keep fighting. You're gonna be just fine!! Much love..

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Kristina Adame
11 months ago
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Stay strong momma. I've been praying for you all day, everyday.

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Alicia Finch
11 months ago
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Miryah... Ive been praying for Kaliyah none stop, she is constantly on my mind and in my heart. The girls have been saying prayers at night for LeLe... I can't imagine what you are going through, this is so heartbreaking... God is going to answer your prayers and she is going to pull through this... She is such a strong little girl... You Keep Fighting Kaliyah, we are all out here rooting for you... We miss that big smile and those bright green eyes.... You Got This Kaliyah!!!!!! Love You Guys

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Tammy Hunter
11 months ago
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Praying for healing hands ❤️ I love you guys❤️

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Joyce Littler
3 days ago

I'm so glad you are starting school LeLe. This is sure a big step forward for you, sweetie. Your teacher looks like she is real nice and will help you a lot. Hugs to you, baby girl. xoxoxoxoxox

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Joyce Littler
3 months ago

I'm so sorry to hear this bad news. They are probably giving her the medication as they are assuming she is having seizures. Maybe she isn't. What symptoms does she have - headaches, etc. But they know what they are doing so even if she isn't having them - they will be prevented. Poor sweet baby - you're right she can't get a break and it is unfair to her. Prayers and hugs to all of you. Please God protect LeLe and make her well. Amen. I

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Joyce Littler
5 months ago

Prayers are being sent to you LeLe for your surgery on Sept. 12th (that is also my birthday so I know everything will be just fine.) The end of all this trauma should be soon and you will be back to the sweet baby girl that you were before the accident. Love, hugs & prayers to you precious princess!!!!!!! xxoxoxoxoxxo

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Sunanda Mihir Patel
2 days ago

GOD BLESS YOU ALL

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Rachel Herzog
1 month ago

Prayers from Irvine, CA. God bless you.

Hailey Schepp
11 months ago

At age 5, my nephew suffered a traumatic brain injury after being ejected from a vehicle upon impact and had a craniotomy just like your daughter. We were told he would likely never talk or walk again due to brain damage. Today, other than a scar on his head, one would never know what he went through. He made a COMPLETE recovery. Have hope, stay strong, and remember that recovery doesn't happen over night. It is a rollercoaster and a process. Just remember, 2 steps forward and 1 step back....that's still progress. Sending lots of prayers!

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Tracy Suska Czeck
11 months ago

The class is thinking of you beautiful Lele everyday! We miss you and love you! ❤️

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Rhonda Hand
11 months ago

My daughter, a 2nd grader, goes to school with your girls. She was saying prayers for Kaliyah last night and today we mailed a drawing/card that she made for Kaliyah. While we don't know each other, you all are in my thoughts and prayers every day.

+ Read More
Erica Kimble
10 months ago

Im praying for your baby non stop. Radys Children's Hospital will transport her by airlift ambulance level 1 trauma. They're the best level 1 trauma pediatric hospital in California. Her attending physician can arrange her to be seen. They will lit her the same way as she's being treated. It might take them 20 min to get her to Radys. They'll take her without insurance and help with your lodging. If you want me to help you I will do all I can. I know you don't know me but please feel free to reach out. I'm praying for you all.

+ Read More
Amy Smith
10 months ago
7
7

My daughter's attend the same school as your little girl. We include her in our prayers that we say together nightly. God has got this!!

+ Read More
Mary Gresham
11 months ago
6
6

Miryah, while I don't know you, I do know Brandon and he's kind of like the little brother I never had and a very close friend, all rolled into this incredible and loving young man, one that I'm really proud to call friend. Right now, I can't make a donation, but I've been sharing it for you. I will be making a donation on Monday and want to tell you that I'll continue to send good thoughts and love your way.

+ Read More
Jennifer Asmus Castro
10 months ago
3
3

My name is Jeni Castro. Your friend Jennifer DeRosia asked me to reach out to you. Our son Benny was hit by a car when we were living in Minnesota in 2009. He has a brain injury and went through almost exactly what Kaliya is going through. I encourage you to check out his CaringBridge page https://www.caringbridge.org/visit/benny castro . As you read through the journal entries, you will find how prayer does really work. I also encourage you, if you haven't already, to create a CaringBridge page for Kaliya. There were so many people praying for Benny as I was able to journal each of his needs as they came up. Benny is doing very very well now because God answers prayers. Be encouraged, and pray unceasingly and expectantly. God is good! We will keep you all in our prayers. Love, the Castro's

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Chelsea Quansah
10 months ago
3
3

I don't know you but I came across your beautiful daughters story and I wanted to let you know I'm praying for her all the way from London UK. Hang in their mummy she is strong and you'll soon see her gorgeous smile again x

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Keri Galchutt
11 months ago
3
3

Praying for your little girl!

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Joyce Littler
9 months ago
1
1

Good night LeLe. You look so good, honey. I feel so happy and am happy for you. You have been so strong that it has really helped your recovery. Soon you should have the surgery and finally be HOMEWARD BOUND! Here's prayers flying to you from Wisc. May God bless you and make you 100% well real soon!

+ Read More
Leesha Roberts
10 months ago
1
1

Wow I am at a loss for words. I don't know you, but I know your mom... I am so sorry your going thru this! Your daughter's are absolutely the most beautiful girls I have ever seen! We are here in Brainerd praying for you and your Angels!Kaliyah looks like she has improved already so much when you look back on your updates... we will pray for a wholesome and speedy recovery for her and we hope you and her big sister stay well to help her through this time of difficulty... I have two boys and my heart just breaks seeing her lay there... I can't imagine not holding my babies or being able to smile and laugh with them like you mentioned... if there is anything, ANYTHING at all you could use or need - please don't hesitate to message me... I know you don't know me,but that won't stop me from wanting to help you! And do not think that by asking for help or certain things that you would be burdening someone... this is a time you are in need, when all things are well again,then you can figure out a way to help others...this is all about you and your angels!! Praying for you!!!

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Kassee Nelson
10 months ago
1
1

Love you Kaliyah Leigh!

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Kristina Adame
11 months ago
1
1

oh my - dolly everyone's waiting for you!!! precious baby girl

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MsMami Docken
11 months ago
1
1

Can't stop thinking abt you guys! Sending prayers throughout the day. LeLe you got this babygirl. Stay strong &' keep fighting. You're gonna be just fine!! Much love..

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Kristina Adame
11 months ago
1
1

Stay strong momma. I've been praying for you all day, everyday.

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Alicia Finch
11 months ago
1
1

Miryah... Ive been praying for Kaliyah none stop, she is constantly on my mind and in my heart. The girls have been saying prayers at night for LeLe... I can't imagine what you are going through, this is so heartbreaking... God is going to answer your prayers and she is going to pull through this... She is such a strong little girl... You Keep Fighting Kaliyah, we are all out here rooting for you... We miss that big smile and those bright green eyes.... You Got This Kaliyah!!!!!! Love You Guys

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Tammy Hunter
11 months ago
1
1

Praying for healing hands ❤️ I love you guys❤️

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Joyce Littler
3 days ago

I'm so glad you are starting school LeLe. This is sure a big step forward for you, sweetie. Your teacher looks like she is real nice and will help you a lot. Hugs to you, baby girl. xoxoxoxoxox

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Joyce Littler
3 months ago

I'm so sorry to hear this bad news. They are probably giving her the medication as they are assuming she is having seizures. Maybe she isn't. What symptoms does she have - headaches, etc. But they know what they are doing so even if she isn't having them - they will be prevented. Poor sweet baby - you're right she can't get a break and it is unfair to her. Prayers and hugs to all of you. Please God protect LeLe and make her well. Amen. I

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Joyce Littler
5 months ago

Prayers are being sent to you LeLe for your surgery on Sept. 12th (that is also my birthday so I know everything will be just fine.) The end of all this trauma should be soon and you will be back to the sweet baby girl that you were before the accident. Love, hugs & prayers to you precious princess!!!!!!! xxoxoxoxoxxo

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