Madison is a twelve-year-old sweetheart from Fayetteville. She has battled Sickle Cell Disease her entire life. At the time of her request, Madison had been inpatient at Duke Children’s Hospital for four months receiving a bone marrow transplant. Unfortunately, Madison has had several complications with her transplant.
Madison wanted to return home to a brand-new bedroom. Meg’s Smile Foundation arranged to have her room completely re-done including all of the furniture and furnishings. All reports were that Madison was thrilled with her new bedroom!
Thank you for all you do to help make children like Madison smile!
Taylor is a sixteen-year-old young lady from Holly Springs. Taylor was perfectly healthy until July of 2018 when she was diagnosed with Advanced Disseminated Lyme Borreliosis complex with Neuroborreliosis; Babesia, Ehrlichia Chaffeensis. She was hospitalized and in the Wake Med PICU in critical condition, complicated with acute respiratory failure and sepsis. At the time, nobody could figure out why this was happening to Taylor until specialists from Duke Infectious Disease and The Jemsek Clinic determined it was the above tick-borne illnesses. She will undergo aggressive treatment for the next two years in hopes of reversing the damage to her.
Tabor is a nineteen-year-old young man from Durham. He has battled cystic fibrosis his entire life. Tabor has a great spirit - he is a smart, kind, and driven individual who seeks a solution first and asks for help second. Tabor attends Durham Tech Community College and getting to a from school is hard without a car. Tabor’s request was to receive some help in purchasing a car which we were more than happy to do.