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This fundraiser ended on 11/02/12

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The family and friends of the O'Neill's are uniting to raise money to help with their need for a new, larger, accessible van.

Casey and Colin O have Spinal Muscular Atrophy also known as SMA. The O'Neill family has been living with SMA since 1997 and have had several vehicles since the diagnosis of their oldest son. They currently have a vehicle but the vehicle is too small for their current needs. Both boys have grown so much they are both getting new chairs and they won't fit into their current van, thus the need for a larger accessible van so that they can continue to venture out in the community and experience life as fully as possible. They thrive on being social and learning. Both boys truly enjoy visiting family and friends, going to the movies, shopping at the mall, and attending community events. They may become home bound, or only get to go out one at a time. Both Casey and Colin enjoy family outings and would lose a significant part of their quality of life they were to become homebound.

Please help this family be able to continue going out as a family by donating today!

If you are unable to donate online, please consider sending a check or money order to Marshall's Miles. Marshall's Miles is the organization supporting the van fundraiser for the O'Neill family. Checks MUST be made out to Marshall's Miles and mailed to:
Out with the O'Neill Boys Fund
c/o The O'Neill Boys
23 Bartlett Road
Milton, VT 05468

Marshall's Miles Mission Statement:
Marshall's Miles is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to help find a cure for Spinal Muscular Atrophy and provide assistance to its victims and their families. Donations will be used to help fund necessary medical equipment and accessibility options to families who have been denied coverage by their health care insurance.
A portion of our donations will be directed to supporting research so a cure can be found for this devastating condition.
We support the efforts of other SMA organizations whenever possible and will work with them in fullfilling requests from families.
We pride ourselves on improving the quality of life for people who are affected by SMA.

The O'Neill family thanks you for your support and time.
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