***ADOPTED BY MARICELLA DERRICK***
The Dasher Family Story:
Have you ever been kicked when you were down? This devoted mom just recently lost her job and is struggling to care for her family now more than ever. Financial troubles and lack of work are so disheartening but all of this is intensified by having a children with chronic medical issues.
This 12 year old is wheelchair bound, is fed through a g-tube, and suffers from Cerebral Palsy, due to heart failure during a premature birth. This wish list will break your heart because all they want is a few simple toys for entertainment. This child’s one sibling who probably feels overlooked at times because so much energy is going to his older sibling and all he wants are a few games to play. Let’s fill this modest wish list.
Physical Age: 12
Developmental Age: Not provided
Clothing Size: Shirt: 14 (long sleeve), Pants: 14 (kids cotton drawstring sweatpants), likes the colors – red & blue
Wish list: long socks, light up toys, auditory toys, heavy stuffed animals, pajama’s, Disney movies (DVD’s), balls, switch activated toys, small TV & DVD player, wall mount for TV
Siblings of Child:
8 year old boy:
- Shirt Size: 8/10, Pant Size: 8/10, Shoe: 3, likes the colors – red & blue
- Wish list: Anything Mario, Nintendo 2DS & 3DS games, Operation game, Minecraft, bowling, light jacket, coloring books, bike (red or blue)
Caregiver/parent holiday wish, want, or need:
- Gift cards to Lowe’s/Home Depot to finish pantry, hand towels, twin size fitted sheets, ceiling fan, outside lighting