Kenneth Chancey, 17, hopes to go to Harvard and become a doctor.

June 28, 2009 by  
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Kenneth Chancey, 17, hopes to go to Harvard and become a doctor.  This honor student, student body president and star football player lives at shelter in L.A.’s Skid Row, one of the city’s roughest areas.

“I have to dream because obviously my reality is horrible,”  he says.

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Finding Love After Loss

May 11, 2009 by  
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My husband died on August 15th 2008 at 2am.

We met 5 years ago and had the most incredible life together.  After kissing many frogs and frogets, Chris and I were kissing each other and marveling at our luck at having finally found one another.  We were full of hope for a life together. And full of love.

But then two years later that annoying saying “all good things come to an end” happened.  Chris was diagnosed with a very rare cancer and needed a liver transplant a.s.a.p or he wouldn’t make it.

From Los Angeles we flew in an air ambulance to Jacksonville, Florida where he would have a better chance for a transplant.  After many visits to the ER, and with only hours to spare, Chris received a new liver.

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