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Alana Has Cancer: Help #MittsAndMuffy Fight to Win

Team Member: Malkia Cyril

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On V-Day, Love Will Make A Way
February 13, 2017

Update from Alana Devich, aka Muffy: Happy Valentine's Day! I wanted to take a moment to share a few words about love. In the midst of my first See More

THE STORY:

Alana Devich wrote -

I recently received the devastating news that I have stage 4 metastatic gastro-esophageal cancer, despite being a healthy 40-year-old woman with no risk factors. I can't have cancer, I'm MUFFY! But, I do.

My love, Mac (aka Mitts), has been my champion every step of the way. We've learned that winning the fight of my life will require more than a great insurance plan, oncologist, and medical team. It also requires alternative treatments, out-of-pocket specialist consultations, increased housing and living expenses, expensive co-pays, special foods, and most importantly, time to manage all this.

Annually, this will cost us hundreds of thousands of dollars, and has already cost thousands. As hard as it is to ask, Mitts and Muffy need your help.

Twenty years ago, Mac and I went to college together. Four years ago we met again and fell in love. One and a half years ago, we got married. We are undone at the thought of our uncertain future. But, Mac believes I can win, and so do I. So I am going to fight.

Will you chip in to help Mitts and Muffy go on and on and on?

$50,870

 

51% Raised of $100,000 Goal

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Organized by

Alana Devich

This is a direct to organizer fundraiser.

Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $115,856 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

Malkia Cyril

Amount Raised

$50,870

 

51% Raised of $100,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Alana Devich

Amount Raised

$33,701

 

17% Raised of $200,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Wendy Yale

Amount Raised

$7,496

 

75% Raised of $10,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Naomi Ishisaka

Amount Raised

$3,710

 

93% Raised of $4,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Jen Soriano

Amount Raised

$3,698

 

74% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Sala Cyril

Amount Raised

$3,354

 

134% Raised of $2,500 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Erin Judge

Amount Raised

$3,056

 

102% Raised of $3,000 Goal

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Amy Sonnie

Amount Raised

$2,890

 

96% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

3 months ago

Phyllida Burlingame

Phyllida Burlingame

DONATION: $75

5 months ago

Adria G.

Adria G.

6 months ago

Grace and Addie

Grace and Addie

DONATION: $20

7 months ago

Angel C McArthue

Angel C McArthue

7 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

7 months ago

layla sian

layla sian

DONATION: $25

8 months ago

Nicole Davis

Nicole Davis

8 months ago

Anonymous

Anonymous

DONATION: $25

A friend of a friend, standing by you during this fight! 8 months ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

8 months ago

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