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Alex's fight against cancer fund

$22,261 of $100,000 goal

Raised by 370 people in 2 months
Created December 14, 2017
Alex Jaramillo, at the age of 22, is fighting a rare disease known as Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm. This disease is a type of leukemia that has a history of affecting the elderly and less than 600 cases nationwide. Currently, we're figuring out how to help Alex get to and stay in Houston while going through treatments. It is because of this we need whatever help you can offer, as we need these funds immediately due to the urgency at which we need to get Alex going through treatment. These funds will go towards Alex's treatments, his stay over there and any support that Alex needs to help him fight off this disease. To learn more about blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm follow this link. 



12/28/17 Update
We want to take the time to thank everyone for their support up to this point because we have good news! Although Alex wasn't accepted at MD Anderson, we paid for the consultation at the City of Hope in California and they admitted him with a plan to start treatments tomorrow (this update went out later than planned). The City of Hope is absolutely amazing and we're incredibly grateful for their help and how they saw the urgency for Alex to be seen. We ask now more than ever for your prayers and support as Alex's fight starts in earnest.



 
 
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We all just want to take the time to thank you all for your donations. We're just trying to raise as much as we possibly can in helping Alex get the treatment he needs.
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I first want to thank everyone that has been help supporting me and working very hard sharing my story, it is such a blessing to have all the friends and family I have backing me up. I love all of you ❤️ as many of you might not know but this disease has caused my face to bruise pretty bad and my bones to ache. Although I am experiencing this pain I am still fighting and pushing myself each day to stay fit regardless of the pain. Thank you all again so much!
Thank you everyone! ❤️
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$22,261 of $100,000 goal

Raised by 370 people in 2 months
Created December 14, 2017
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