Seizure-Response Dog for Brooke

 
$2,430
$70
Raised
Remaining
Jun 17, 2014

Update on Brooke and her Seizure-Response Dog

Brooke
Brooke

Thank you for contributing to this project.  Brooke is anxiously awaiting to meet her seizure-response dog match, which will take place in October.  Brooke will attend training camp and be introduced to her new companion.  Her family is very anxious for this to come full circle.  A grant has been paid to the trainer by The Chelsea Hutchison Foundation due partly to your generous support.  We can't thank you enough!!  You are changing lives by donating to this project!

Please feel free to visit our other projects.  We have many we are raising funds for at this time.  Here are a few of our other similar projects.

https://www.globalgiving.org/microprojects/seizure-response-dog-for-damien/

https://www.globalgiving.org/microprojects/seizure-response-dog-for-katie/

https://www.globalgiving.org/microprojects/seizure-response-dog-for-nicole/

In addition, CHF is committed to sending 10 families to participate in Epilepsy Awareness Day at Disneyland Resort on November 6, 2014.  Last year we were priviledged to send (2) families who may not otherwise have ever had the opportunity to show their children Disneyland.  The day was life-changing for those families and as a result, has surrounded with them a wonderful community of support.  The stress seizures and epilepsy bring to familes is overwhelming so this is just one way CHF is granting comfort and hope to those who struggle on a daily basis with seizures.  Here is a link to that project if you are interested in knowing more.  

https://www.globalgiving.org/projects/epilepsy-awareness-day-at-disneyland-resort

Save the Date!  STOMP! Out Epilepsy and SUDEP (formerly Chelsea's Epilepsy Walk for SUDEP Awareness) will take place in September 2014.  Organized walks will take place in Colorado, Virginia, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas andTexas. Website will be up and running by the end of June.  If you aren't near one of our organized walks, you can register as a virtual walker and receive a walk t-shirt to show your support.  Visit www.ChelseasSTOMP.org after July 1st.

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