Stories

Mother fighting cancer

Unavoidable medical expenses, days missed from her seven-dollar-an-hour job, and bus costs had taken a large toll on one young mother battling cancer. Fighting the disease is hard enough, but imagine having to add the worry and stress of being unable to provide a proper Christmas for your three children. Understanding her struggle, Santa’s Helpers stepped in. This young mother was overwhelmed with joy when our Santa arrived with gifts for all of her children and a bus pass for her.