Brain Tumor Foundation for Children, Inc. – Collins Dixon Memorial Fund

We work with the Brain Tumor Foundation to give to children outside of our local reach. This report shows where and how the money raised is helping families in need during a very difficult time.

Thank you again for your support!

DATE  *PATIENT AMOUNT COUNTY
9/4/12 T.H. $300.00 Coweta (GA)
9/19/12 R.M. $224.75 Orleans (LA)
9/21/12 L.L. $101.11 Dekalb (GA)
9/24/12 A.D. $150.00 Anderson (TN)
Sep 2012 Ttl $775.86
10/1/12 A.D. $257.51 Anderson (TN)
10/12/12 A.W. $590.00 Polk (GA)
10/29/12 R.M. $250.75 Orleans (LA)
10/30/12 T.H. $100.00 Coweta (GA)
Oct 2012 Ttl $940.75
11/6/12 L.L. $100.00 Dekalb (GA)
11/7/12 B.E. $1,636.80 Paulding (GA)
11/27/12 A.D. $100.00 Anderson (TN)
Nov 2012 Ttl $1,836.80
12/13/12 A.W. $590.00 Polk (GA)
12/17/12 A.D. $100.00 Anderson (TN)
Dec 2012 Ttl $690.00


1/15/2013 A.D
$150.00 Anderson (TN)
1/24/2013 J.A. $200.00 Atkinson (GA)
1/24/2013 A.D. $100.00 Anderson (TN)
1/30/2013 T.H. $200.00 Coweta (GA)
Jan 2013 Ttl $650.00
Total $4,893.41

 

Below is a breakdown of how the money is used to provide assistance to the families.

TYPE OF ASSISTANCE
Gas card & Wal-Mart card; 14-yr-old dx’d w/ GBM 2/07; due to dx, pt is wheelchair/bed bound; mom unable to work due to pt’s needs; pt is very fragile; family has to purchase diapers for pt; has many monthly appts; live approx 130 mi/rt from treatment facility
Electric & water; 19-yr-old dx’d w/ astrocytoma ’98; progress ’08; pt has new dx of glioblastoma as of 10/11 w/ progress 7/12; single mom missing work w/o pay to manage pt’s care; pt has very poor prognosis
Water; 8-mo-old dx’d w/ GBM 7/12; chemo; recently discharged; single mom remains at pt’s bedside, unable to work; pt’s father helps as possible (see 8/2/12)
Kroger card; 17-yr-old dx’d w/ GBM 2/12; chemo (see 7/24/12)
Utilities; 17-yr-old dx’d w/ GBM 2/12; chemo (see 7/24/12)
Rent; 8-yr-old dx’d w/ GBM 2/11; progress 8/12; chemo; mom is pt’s primary caregiver & unable to work; dad works but struggles to make ends meet
Utilities; 19-yr-old dx’d w/ GBM 10/11; progress 7/12; chemo, PT & ST (see 9/19/12)
Gas card; 14-yr-old dx’d w/ GBM 2/07 (see 9/4/12)
Gas card; 10-mo-old dx’d w/ GBM 7/12; progress 10/12; inpt post surg; single mom unable to work; pt’s father helps as possible (see 8/2/12)
Mortgage; 4-yr-old dx’d w/ GBM 9/08; tumor stable but pt has numerous ongoing med issues; mom recently had to quit job because of missed work due to pt’s needs/extended inpt stays; lost income caused significant financial burden
Gas card; 17-yr-old dx’d w/ GBM 2/12; chemo (see 7/24/12)
Rent; 8-yr-old dx’d w/ GBM 2/11; progress 8/12; chemo; mom is pt’s primary caregiver & unable to work; dad works but struggles to make ends meet
Kroger card; 17-yr-old dx’d w/ GBM 2/12; chemo (see 7/24/12)

Please donate today so we can continue to Give Back!

Click here to donate today!