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“Community is more than an idealistic notion. It is people, like you and me, choosing to show up and love."

Juli BoitFrom Beyond the Skies

living, loving and being loved.

When we began our medical journey at UCLA, I was told, “To get through transplant, you need community support. It’s the only way to make it.”
Friends became family as they welcomed us into their home and walked every single step alongside us for 477 days of treatment.
Their love carried us and was the critical foundation of our community in Los Angeles.
We returned to Kenya holding the miracle of our boys’ healing. It had been a slow and deliberate path that led from death to new life.

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Five Years Ago

dear friends,  Five years ago, I stood in a hospital room crowded with doctors and…

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