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This fundraiser ended on 12/01/12

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Help us ease the financial burden on the Hutchinson family while they try to give their son Zachary a chance to live.

Meet Zachary. He is a handsome, 18 month old little boy. Zachary went from seemingly passing all the key milestones like walking and crawling to fighting for his life, in just a matter of weeks.

On august 29th, 2012 after extensive cerebrospinal fluid testing, Zachary was diagnosed with late infantile Krabbe disease. Krabbe, a type of leukodystrophy, is an incredibly rare genetic disorder that aggressively destroy the nerve cells in the central nervous system. There are treatment options, but at this time, there is no cure.

Zachary is now in the hands of world renowned Krabbe specialists eager to care for him. He will undergo chemotherapy and a Cord Blood transplant in the next 10 to 12 days. Then it is a 6 month road back to a healthy immune system. The Hutchinson family have packed up and moved to Pittsburgh where his treatment will begin and where there lies hope for their son.

Zachary deserves a fighting chance at life please help us in giving support to not only a family but good friends who need our support and prayers in a time of need.

 

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