Help Matt, 34 years old fight stage 4 gastric cancer!

$57,320 donated
Given by 407 generous donors in 13 days

Help Matt fight this cancer and spend his time left making cherished memories with Maddie and Tessa.

Otago

Our son, Matt Feaver has in the last month been diagnosed with stage 4 gastric cancer. This has been a huge shock to our family as less than 3 months ago he was a fighting fit 34 year old. Matt has started intense chemotherapy treatments and is considering any complimentary treatments that may help. The future is uncertain for Matt and although he has been given a terminal diagnosis, Matt is committed to fighting for every minute he can with his family and friends.

As his parents, we want to make the time he has left as stress-free as possible by helping him and Tessa cover the shortfall in chemotherapy as well as a range of other therapies they wish to try. We also want to make sure they have everything they need day to day so they have plenty of time to make cherished memories.

Matt is an amazing, hands-on dad to a beautiful one year old Maddie and a loved partner to Tessa. This wee family are going to need all the help they can get for the foreseeable future and we are committed to giving them every bit of support they need, for as long as they may need it. Please help us out if you can!

As most of you will know Matt adores his friends and is extremely close with his family. It is without a doubt if the roles were reversed Matt would be and has been the first person to do what ever he can to support anyone else in his position. We are so grateful for your support during this difficult time.

Belinda Smalls' involvement (page creator)

I am Matt's cousin, and have assisted Matt's parents Kent and Julie create this page to support their beloved Son.

Use of funds

All money raised will help us support Matt and Tessa with the cost of ongoing chemotherapy and complimentary treatments as well as helping them take the pressure off day to day living expenses.

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Thank you so much!   23 November 2021

On behalf of Matt and his family I would just like to say a huge thank you to you all for your incredible donations, offers of support and beautiful messages.

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Latest donations

Ant
Ant 4 hours ago
Matt, Tess, and Maddie - We are devastated to hear your news and are thinking of you during this rough time. Give it heaps mate. Love Ant & Sarah
$500
Richard
Richard 15 hours ago
In our thoughts. Rich & Kerri Murray
$100
Graeme
Graeme 23 hours ago
Love you brother such a good sor t
$50
K & T Haggerty
K & T Haggerty 2 days ago
$50
Shannon & Nick Hanrahan
Shannon & Nick Hanrahan 2 days ago
Such horrible news for you guys Tess Matt wishing you the strength to fight this in any way you can
$50

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Paying to a verified bank account of Julie and Kent Feaver on behalf of Matt, Tessa and Madeleine
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