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This fundraiser ended on 12/08/12

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This is the fund to support Ryan and his family in the day to day care and expenses with Costello Syndrome. Please show your support.

Ryan is an amazing 2 year old boy with a rare condition called Costello Syndrome. There are only 200-300 patients with this condition in the world and the research on the mutation that causes this syndrome is sparse. He has had many challenges in his young life but he is incredibly resilient and quite frankly, ridiculously fun and adorable. Ryan primarily uses sign language to communicate with his mom, dad and big brother. Ryan has just come home from esophagus repair surgery recently but will need more surgeries in the future. The family lives in Lowell, Massachusetts in a one bedroom second floor apartment. Due to his special needs, Ryan is unable to walk up the stairs to their apartment and requires being carried. With his medical equipment in tow, it is very difficult for the family to get out. His parents love him with all of their hearts and spend all day every day keeping up with his care. Show your support for Ryan and his whole family by donating to our campaign. All the money raised will go directly to his parents in the goal of providing Ryan with the best comfort and care available.

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