Sada is a beautiful 12 year old girl from Franklinton, NC. Sada had battled a very rare, malignant tumor called desmoplastic small round cell tumor for over a year. Unfortunately, Sada’s disease has progressed and was in need of a “smile.”
What better way for a young girl to smile than a shopping trip to Southpoint Mall? The days started off with lunch at The Cheesecake Factory. From there it was on to Barnes and Noble.
Sada LOVES to read and she was so excited to have a huge gift card to choose so many different books. From there it was on to JC Penney to pick out a ton of clothes. She also visited Game Stop to pick out some games, we even threw some gift cards in for her brothers to join in the fun!
Thank you to our friends at The Cheesecake Factory, Barnes and Noble, JC Penney and Game Stop for providing steep discounts to Sada. A big thank you also goes out to all of our supporters for making days like this possible!
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.