They need YOUR help

Ana-Maria Grecico, 16 years old

The story of 16 y.o. girl Grecico Ana- Maria is not different from the other stories of thousands of families whose children have been diagnosed with cancer and whose children need help. Amy (as she is called by her family and friends) had always been in good health: no sore throat, no seasonal virus, she never complained for something. But suddenly, on the 26th of June 2014, she felt bad with fever and weakness. For two weeks, doctors tried to understand what happened to the girl. At the 7th of August, Amy’s life as she knew came to end: ultrasonography showed a big tumor in the pelvis, which was confirmed by the computer tomography. In critical condition, the girl was moved to the Center of Mother and Child from Chisinau. On the August 12, Amy had an operation. Details…

Vadim Gutu, 3 old years

On June 7th 2011 a wonderful kid was born, his loving parents named him Vadim. This boy came to this world weak and with multiple malformations of the upper limbs: right hand of the boy had 6 fingers and the thumb was deformed, and on the left hand instead of the thumb was hanging a piece of skin. Vadim was diagnosed with congenital heart disease on the second day of his life. Doctors’ prognoses were disappointing, but this baby was fighting for his life. But everything became more or less OK. He underwent a surgery to remove extra finger on the right hand and the thumb on the left hand. Today, despite of the deformed hand, this kid has no difficulties in any of his endeavors. Details…

Tania Munjiu, 17 years old

In September 2013, Tania had to go to school, but she could not raise her head from the pillow. Ambulance took her immediately to the emergency room, because arterial blood pressure was 210/165, severe condition. After analysis, was terrible diagnosis- Renal failure. A week later, Tatiana was connected to the hemodialysis machine. It was terrible to explain to my girl, her youth, dreams, her future it will be replaced by drugs and hospital, that hospital pajamas will replace fancy stuff, the hard bed from hospital will replace friends and home. Tania dream is to be a military, but she got stolen by terrible disease. Laugh and smile disappeared from her face, now Tania, always crying. She often asks the question: how to live further? Details…

Roma Taran, 2 years old

Roma Taran was born on 25 October 2011. It was a difficult birth. The first months of life, the boy was diagnosed with spastic tetraparesis, year – cerebral palsy. From 3 months, Roma are treated: medical treatments, and regular massage courses. Positive dynamics is. Doctors claim that the constant care and the continuing occupation will give the result. Kid attends a specialized garden, talking with children, he is friendly and kind. Likes to draw and loves mobile phones like all kids. Roma can not sit and move around, but the rehabilitation courses will help him, to learn how to take care independently. Parents are doing everything for the treatments. In the family, only mother is working. They live in Ribnita. They had rehabilitation courses only in Bender and Odessa. Details…

Assistance to pediatric departments of the Institute of Oncology in Moldova

Our organization has steadily been growing over the past years. As we develop, the volume of requests from parents with children on treatment at the local hospitals, as well as hospitals themselves, has rapidly increased. Many of these requests came from the Institute of Oncology in Chisinau, Moldovan capital. To better serve the needs of our community, we decided to open separate fundraising projects to support pediatric departments of the Institute of Oncology. The Institute makes provision of pediatric departments with medicines and medical equipment its highest priority. However, demand in cases of seriously affected children is always high and assistance is always needed. The doctors do their best to save each and every child. Their job is hard and truly sacrificing. Details…