Help Children with Cancer Access Treatment

 
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Feb 19, 2013

Help Slava get well

Slava Voroshilov
Slava Voroshilov

Dear Friend,

Our project aims to help children with cancer from the former Soviet Union and make high quality cancer treatment more accessible.

Slava Voroshilov is a 6-year-old from Ukraine. He comes from a region affected in the nuclear accident at Chernobyl. Slava suffers from relapse of neuroblastoma, common childhood solid tumor. He was initially diagnosed in spring of 2009. His friends and family raised funds for his treatment in Italy, and Slava achieved remission after many months of therapy. Unfortunately, he relapsed a year later. This time treatment in Italy did not result in remission, and Slava’s family began looking elsewhere. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital had offered a treatment plan, but Slava needs to begin therapy quickly to stop disease progression. Please help Slava get well.

Thank you!

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Organization

Advita Fund USA

Houston, Texas, United States
http://www.advitausa.org

Project Leader

Alexandra Shchetkina

Coordinator in Moscow
Houston, Texas United States

Where is this project located?

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