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Journey to my new lungs.

Cause page created in the Health category by Tessa-Michelle Noonan for David Donohue


$8,350 donated

Given by 76 generous donors in around 6 months

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Journey to new lungs and a new life. But if that isn’t possible, an opportunity to tick off my bucket list.

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  Wellington

Hi My husbands name is David and he is 34 years old, He has battled with Cystic Fibrosis all his life. This disease affects his lungs and other organs, which causes him to struggle with breathing. Lately He’s been finding it really hard to breathe and to do everyday activities like get dressed. He has been a stay at home dad with our little girl for 4 years now and it’s been his greatest achievement. In October We find out if He will get on the active list to get new lungs. This will be life changing for not only him but everyone around him. especially our daughter, her daddy can finally run around with her.

I’m making this page as it would be amazing to get some financial help through out this journey. If David gets these lungs he will have to stay in Auckland for months needing around the clock help meaning a lot of his family need to take time off work to help through this journey.

We also may get the call that David can’t get new lungs. What this means is that over time he will slowly deteriorate so if This is the case we would love to have the opportunity to tick some more things off his bucket list while he is still able to.

Thank you all so much for taking the time to read this.

Use of funds

Financial assistance getting his family to and from Auckland throughout the process.

Bucket list of he doesn’t get the transplant.


Latest update

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New Lungs  1 January 2020

Posted by: Tessa-Michelle Noonan

David has received new lungs! Thank you all for your support through this time. We are so blessed to have such incredible people surrounding us ❤️

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Latest donations

  • Buttner family

    Buttner family on 01 Jan 2020

    $100

    Best wishes for a speedy recovery David. From the Buttner family

    $100

  • Pereira Clan

    Pereira Clan on 09 Dec 2019

    $200

    Love you David xxxx

    $200

  • Melina and Nick

    Melina and Nick on 28 Nov 2019

    $50

    Admire your resilience. Wish it was more. All the best from the Risdon’s xx

    $50

  • Guest Donor

    Guest Donor on 25 Nov 2019

    Private

    Private

  • Julie

    Julie on 20 Nov 2019

    $10

    $10


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Created by Tessa-Michelle Noonan
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This page was created on 19 Aug 2019 and closes on 20 Aug 2020.
$8,350 donated

Given by 76 generous donors in around 6 months

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