Category Archives: Families in Need

Meet Christian

We first met Christian and his mom in late February of 2017. They had been involved in a horrific car accident just outside of Savannah on February 11th. Christian sustained a traumatic brain injury as a result of the crash, and to be honest, I was not sure he would make it. I cannot tell you…
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Meet Donovan

Meet Donovan! He was 13 years old when I had that pleasure of meeting his mom in Brunswick, GA. He was in Atlanta with his dad (CHOA) following a heart transplant. Because of his extended hospital stay, his parent took turns staying in Atlanta and coming home to work. Donovan is doing great since his…
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Meet Lyrah

Lyrah was only 16 months old when she was diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy in December 2015. Initially, it was thought she needed a heart transplant, but genetic testing revealed she had mitochondrial disorder. Nancy met Lyrah, her  mom and grandmother in Atlanta at CHOA to give them gas cards and a cafeteria gift card. I…
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Baby Gavyn

This little peanut is Gavyn. He was born at only 30 weeks and was having difficulty regulating his temperature and with feeding. His mom needed assistance paying for her lodging for a week (the Ronald McDonald House was full) and with gas. We provided his mom with a gas gift card and I went to…
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