James Edwards' Turtle Power Fund

$96,036 of $1 goal

Raised by 1,226 people in 26 months
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On Friday, May 30th, 2014 James Edwards experienced a near drowning accident. He was quickly rescued from the pool and given CPR until the arrival of paramedics. Initially, James was cared for at the Chris Evert Children’s Hospital by an outstanding medical team until he was released on July 22nd, 2014.  On his birthday, James headed home and was cared for by his loving parents along with a team of dedicated therapists.  James then spent three weeks at the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland.  At KKI, James made great improvements, but unfortunately was discharged.  The entire Edwards' Family made it home to South Florida, in time for Halloween.  Once again, James is being cared for by his parents and dedicated team of therapists in his Cowabungalo!

The outpour of love and prayers received by James and his family cannot be put into words. For those who wish to continue to show support, this page has been created to help the Edwards' family.

You can follow James’ ninja updates on the Facebook page “Turtle Power for James Edwards”. The continued prayers, positive thoughts, and donations are truly appreciated! #turtlepowerforjamesedwards
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Update 12
20 months ago
Thanksgiving is a time to thank God for all of the blessings he has bestowed upon us. This Thanksgiving we would also like to thank each and every one of you for your generosity and support. You renew and strengthen our faith everyday. Gobble, Gobble
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Update 11
21 months ago
Cowabunga! Here is a recent picture of the Edwards' Family.
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Update 10
26 months ago
Baby James and his new baby brother! He is already a Ninja Turtles fan too.
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Rich Cberry
26 months ago

Good idea to increase the goal amount. I thought it should have been more from the get go. Of course I know you guys appreciate anything, but this money will be soooo helpful during this time. Thanks to James, I believe in people again. =) Keep up the recovery James!

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Laura Dietrich-Wager
23 months ago

Prayers for your family. Also a Tripp Halsted follower

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Tammy Pettis
25 months ago

I shared your Son's story on another child's page that I have been following. Tripp Halsted updates. There are some wonderful prayer warriors that follow Tripp's page.God bless you and your sweet son.

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Carmen Cruz
25 months ago

God bless you baby boy .

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Ina Sassoon Cohen
25 months ago

One of Tripp Halstead's friends sending prayers.

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Chris Ward
25 months ago

Will be praying for a full recovery. Found your page on Tripp Halstead page.

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Shah Gharana
26 months ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with little James Edwards and family for his complete and speedy recovery -Amen

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$96,036 of $1 goal

Raised by 1,226 people in 26 months
Created June 6, 2014
MS
$35
Mary K Stiles
16 days ago (Monthly Donation)
JD
$25
Janet DeMaio
28 days ago
MS
$35
Mary K Stiles
1 month ago (Monthly Donation)
MS
$35
Mary K Stiles
2 months ago (Monthly Donation)
SL
$50
Scott and Marcy Lazar
3 months ago

May the memory of Chad Lubart continue to bring light to others.

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MS
$35
Mary K Stiles
3 months ago (Monthly Donation)
MS
$35
Mary K Stiles
4 months ago (Monthly Donation)
AM
$100
Ana Mole
4 months ago

In memory of Susan Adkins, for the love she gave to her family that is forever eternal.

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SP
$100
Steven Phillips
4 months ago

In loving memory of Susan Mangione, caring and loving to so many.

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GT
$50
Greg Tignanelli
5 months ago

In memory of Susan Mangione.

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Rich Cberry
26 months ago

Good idea to increase the goal amount. I thought it should have been more from the get go. Of course I know you guys appreciate anything, but this money will be soooo helpful during this time. Thanks to James, I believe in people again. =) Keep up the recovery James!

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Laura Dietrich-Wager
23 months ago

Prayers for your family. Also a Tripp Halsted follower

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Tammy Pettis
25 months ago

I shared your Son's story on another child's page that I have been following. Tripp Halsted updates. There are some wonderful prayer warriors that follow Tripp's page.God bless you and your sweet son.

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Carmen Cruz
25 months ago

God bless you baby boy .

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Ina Sassoon Cohen
25 months ago

One of Tripp Halstead's friends sending prayers.

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Chris Ward
25 months ago

Will be praying for a full recovery. Found your page on Tripp Halstead page.

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Shah Gharana
26 months ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with little James Edwards and family for his complete and speedy recovery -Amen

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