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Our Families, Their Stories

Each family that Annie’s Angels supports has a unique story, read about them here.

Ryan’s Fight

On the night of July 31, 2017, my son Ryan was sitting on the steps of his friend’s house waiting for him to return outside, when he was jumped by three individuals and beaten almost to death.

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Weinberger Family Assistance Fund

Zack Weinberger is an 18-year-old who suffers from a rare form of Epilepsy called Lafora disease. It’s a terminal, progressive form of epilepsy…

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Kurz Family Assistance

Our son Arlo was diagnosed in July of 2015 with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. He is now 4 years old with 2 years of chemotherapy completed. …

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A New Dawn

I am a veteran of the United States Navy. My time with the military was shorter than most but I faced some challenges along the way…

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Emily’s Stair Lift Fund

Thank you. 2 small words that are bursting with gratitude! Thanks to the kindness and generosity of friends, family and strangers – we were able to purchase a wheelchair van on July 6th, 2017. Since then…

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German Family Assistance

For the past 10 years, raising my twin daughters alone has been a financial, physical, and emotional challenge. I worked multiple jobs to provide a loving, safe, supportive home while rising above adversity.

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Trevor’s Miles

Trevor Miles is used to challenges. He had a especially tough winter medically. He faced everything with such bravery and humor. His uplifting and strong spirit touched the hearts of many. He sprouted inches and for a kiddo who grows slower than most this was amazing to witness. He looks forward to continuing to ride horses and get out on the river fishing.
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Keep Gary Strong

This is my loving husband Gary, he has been fighting Prostrate Cancer for 7 Years this November. In 2009 Gary had his prostrate removed, lymph nodes and reproductive organs. He had weeks of radiation treatment and hormone injections for two years. Then two years without, he was doing well but then his PSA started climbing. The Doctor put him on new meds and started him on hormone therapy again. That worked for a couple of years but then his PSA started climbing again.

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Love for the Carpenters

Those of us that know Dylan Carpenter have watched this incredible human being grow from a kid who was always mature beyond his years to the teenager he is now. His keen sense of mischief, strong wit and a sly smile have always been trademarks of his very big personality. One who knows him cannot blame this on the teenage years.  He loves a good challenge…

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Amy’s Story

I first met Bill and Diane a handful of years back thru a cousin of mine. We were all sitting on a beach on a perfect summer day…and I was introduced to their fantastic Italian subs from the deli they owned at the time!

Well, fate would have it that we would get to know each other even better. I became very ill in February 2008 which resulted in a life saving heart transplant on December 31, 2011.

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Dakota’s Story

Hi, my name is Dakota. I am a four year old little boy with a genetic disability preventing me from walking along like other kids my age. I have many other significant daily skills that are impossible for me to accomplish, but never give up or stop having faith.

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Jillian’s Journey

There is a special little girl in an orphanage in China who needs to begin her journey to succeed at life. The Carter family is the forever family willing to begin Jillian’s journey despite her challenges.

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Silas’ Saga

Hi friends! My name is Silas Brown. I am six years old and have already been through more than the average kiddo! When I was born I faced some very large complications…

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Positive Thoughts for Keri

It’s been 6 years since her accident and Keri Bosworth is working her butt off on the road to recovery.

Keri means so much to so many different people. As a mother of two from Newmarket, Keri had her world turned upside down in June 2010, when a swimming pool accident crushed her C3 and C4 vertebrae, leaving her paralyzed.

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Moments That Matter

In the summer of 2014, Amy was an independent, active, career-focused 26 year old woman when a crippling leg pain sent her to the doctors.

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Peter’s Van Fund

Peter is an AMAZING young MAN who is humble and proud.  He asks for nothing. He relies on his family which has become more and more  “stretched” as he has grown into an adult.  Peter relies on family, friends, and health care workers for his care, companionship, and transportation.

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Love for Lexy

Lexy lives in Exeter , NH. She is an amazing 4 year old girl with Alexander’s disease, a leukodystrophy. She was diagnosed with leukodystrophy at 18 months old after a horrible seizure lasting over 2 1/2 hours!

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Support for Myla

On Wednesday January 28, 2009 Myla Gott was driving home from the gym and got into a serious car accident, from that accident she received a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). The night of the accident she was rushed to Portsmouth Regional Hospital, the following day she was transported to Mass.

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