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Wheelchair Accessible vehicle needed for 15 year old with Muscular Dystrophy and cardiomyopathy!!! Please Help!!

Rebecca was diagnosed with Friedreich's Ataxia 3 days before her ninth birthday in August 2006. She was later dx with cardiomyopathy in July 2007. Her biological father died age 28 in 1999 of cardiomyopathy (Becca was 2 years old) and her uncle aka fellow FKHS Eagle, Craig died of cardiomyopthy age 18 in 1991.

She has been the Va state ambassador for MDA and helps with fundraising each year. She is the Chesterfield Goodwill Ambassador for Muscular Dystrophy. She has been in the paper several times, donated her hair to locks of love and appears each year on the Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon.

She has been named volunteer of the year for MDA several times and continues to raise money to find a cure.Rebecca loves music, writing and art. She is a huge One Direction Fan!!

Rebecca has decided for her 16th birthday which is next August.....In lieu of gifts, she is asking that a donation be made in her name to MDA and a bag of dog food, treat, toy or blanket be brought and donated to The Richmond SPCA.

Llst March.....March 29...Rebecca had spinal fusion surgery...a 3 foot rod, 28 screws and over 2000 stitches. She went into a coma for 3 days.......but she made it through with God's grace!!

She is such a motivated and positive young lady, always trying to help others.... it would be so wonderful if we could help make her life a little more comfortable by providing her with a vehicle to help her get around safely!

Please consider donating today!! Every little bit helps!!! Thank you!!
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