(From Left to Right: Nanay Ossie, her youngest daugther, her grandson, Ossie's husband)
Nanay Ossie or Maria Luisa Santos Dela Cruz is a fun and hard working farmer and peanut butter maker from the province of Nueva Ecija Philippines. She is a mother and a grannie who loves her family and works day and night on the field just to sustain the need of their family.
September of 2017 when she was first diagnosed with non Hodgkin's lymphoma cancer from the beck of her ears to her shoulder. She underwent 1st surgery but it didn't cleared everything. She had to undergo chemo therapy from November 2017 to April 2018. Thankfully she was declared clear from cancer.
However the enemy is attacking again. Cancer lumps appeared on her throat. On September 2018 she had to undergo her 2nd operation to remove the cancer cells. It left a hole on her throat so she could breath. It was the same non Hodgkin's lymphoma.
She is now back on the battle field, fighting a different battle for her family. She needs to undergo 6 sessions of chemo therapy with retuximab mabtera injectibles which cost PHP 180,000 (USD 3600).
These family of farmer from Nueva Ecija, Philippines is seeking for your help. Any amount we will raised thru GoFund me will go to her medication and therapy.
(Nanay Ossie after the surgery on her throat- September 2018)
reference: just a quick help on donation. You can donate through PayPal or Debit/Credit cards, just click on the 'Pay with PayPal' then you will be directed to choose a way to pay either via PayPal or Debit/Credit Cards. Hope this helps.
You can also help by praying for Nanay Ossie. Thank you and appreciate your time reading this.