James Edwards' Turtle Power Fund

$96,111 of $1 goal

Raised by 1,229 people in 30 months
Madison Young  Coconut Creek, FL
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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
Posted by Madison Young
24 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
Posted by Madison Young
26 months ago
Cowabunga! Here is a recent picture of the Edwards' Family.
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Update 10
Posted by Madison Young
30 months ago
Baby James and his new baby brother! He is already a Ninja Turtles fan too.
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Rich Cberry
30 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
28 months ago

Prayers for your family. Also a Tripp Halsted follower

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Tammy Pettis
29 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
29 months ago

God bless you baby boy .

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Ina Sassoon Cohen
29 months ago

One of Tripp Halstead's friends sending prayers.

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Chris Ward
30 months ago

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

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Shah Gharana
30 months ago

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

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$96,111 of $1 goal

Raised by 1,229 people in 30 months
Created June 06, 2014
JD
$25
Janet DeMaio
25 days ago
JD
$25
Janet Demaio
2 months ago
JD
$25
Janet DeMaio
4 months ago
MS
$35
Mary K Stiles
5 months ago (Monthly Donation)
JD
$25
Janet DeMaio
5 months ago
MS
$35
Mary K Stiles
6 months ago (Monthly Donation)
MS
$35
Mary K Stiles
7 months ago (Monthly Donation)
SL
$50
Scott and Marcy Lazar
8 months ago

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

MS
$35
Mary K Stiles
8 months ago (Monthly Donation)
MS
$35
Mary K Stiles
9 months ago (Monthly Donation)
Rich Cberry
30 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
28 months ago

Prayers for your family. Also a Tripp Halsted follower

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Tammy Pettis
29 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
29 months ago

God bless you baby boy .

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Ina Sassoon Cohen
29 months ago

One of Tripp Halstead's friends sending prayers.

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Chris Ward
30 months ago

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

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Shah Gharana
30 months ago

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

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