Recent Posts by Ava Kaufman
I am sure that all of you with children are busy and possibly overwhelmed with the business of back-to-school. Rearranging schedules, getting up super early, being sure the homework gets done, shopping, planning after-school activities and all that crazy stuff that goes along with the first few weeks of school. For the majority of people it just feels like the beginning of a new school year with the usual stuff. However, there is a Facebook page entitled Mothers of Transplants. These moms are sending their children to school with many additional real stresses and fears. Many children...
There is a family in Oregon waiting for five hearts. Yes, that's correct five! They have five children (under the age of 13) and at some point in the near future all of these children will need a heart. Ava's Heart is trying to raise money to bring them to L.A. where there is a better chance of them getting what they need. Right now the two-year-old is living with an LVAD, which is keeping her alive.
Being parents ourselves, we can not even imagine the stress, anxiety and heartfelt suffering these parents experience every minute of every day.
If anyone out there wants to help this family...