2018 Family

The Fullington Family

Thank you for taking time to consider our family’s need for a reliable van. We’ve had nothing but trouble the last year with our 1995 Dodge full sized conversion van that CIIS put a lift in. It’s been a great van but as of late it’s been breaking down and leaving us stranded. As I type this, our mechanic has been working on it since August and is afraid it’s beyond help. This leaves us unable to transport Kira for...

The McCarty Family

Conor was diagnosed with Ullrich Muscular Dystrophy at age 7. It is a rare form of Muscular Dystrophy that typically affects the lungs and causes scoliosis and contractures. Although originally thought that Conor had a mild case in the beginning and would continue to walk and lead a normal life, it has not gone that direction. ...

The Hoffmann Family

3 months before my daughter was born, i received a phone call from Connecticut asking if i were interested in adopting a little girl. When she was born, I was told that she would not survive. They gave her 6 hours at most. When she pulled through they gave her 6 weeks. Then months at the most. 14 years later she’s fighting and thriving! She’s the only person to survive with her combined diagnosis, and she’s not done changing the...