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.
Shortly after Tabor purchased his car, he wrote us this note, “I am extremely thankful to you for your kindness and to Meg’s Smile for being so generous as well. With the money the foundation gave me I was able to buy a 2005 Honda Accord Hybrid in August, and I’ve been loving every day I’ve had it. I can’t begin to thank you enough for the kindness you showed, and this car has made so many appointments so much less stressful. Thank you again from the bottom of my heart!”
We are so happy to be able to help Tabor. We could not do it without your generous support. Thank You!
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.