Parents especially mothers will definitely do all their best even if it will bring shame to herself to save her baby’s life. How far will you go just to collect and earn enough money for your baby’s needs and medical attention?
Knowing that your child needs a liver transplant may leave you speechless and scared some may feel angry or confused.
(a)As a mother, you might not fully understand why your child needs a new organ or where will you get that the new organ needed to save his life. Just thinking about the months ahead may fill you with dread and worry. For mom Amethyst Cantor, the news brought to her was harder than everyone is expected. Her 1-year-old son, Rimmuel Bucaling is diagnosed with liver cirrhosis (biliary atresia )
Mother Amethyst family lives in poverty. and they have nothing saved up. Even every day’s budget is quite a problem to them. According to a report by Inquirer, a liver transplant usually costs between P3 million and P4 million in private institutions and half the price at the National Kidney Transplant Institute in Quezon City.(a)
In her desperation, Amethyst is now knocking at netizens’ hearts by sharing her baby’s story on social media. She asked for financial help—no matter how small anyone could give. She was given all kinds of “spare change” by people, including ten-peso, five-peso, 1-peso, ten-centavo, and 5-centavo coins. Though it will take her a long time to count all the money, she felt happy knowing there were people willing to save her baby.(a)
Mother Amethyst and baby Tutuy can be found on the streets with a banner hanging on her body asking for help. She wents to every store and stalls along the street holding her can for donations. Regardless everything, she’s not hesitant to beg for money. But God is good to them, He brought down some of His angels to send some help for them. We still have good samaritans who are willing to help.
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As of this writing, Amethyst was able to collect 2000 pcs of 5-centavo coins, 3400 10-centavo coins, 17400 25-centavo coins, 1900 1-peso coins, amounting to a sum of P7,440. Though it was far from enough, Amethyst thanked everyone who helped. She still needs a lot to come up with the big amount of money for baby Tutuy.(a)
Here are some of their supporting medical documents:
(a)Amethyst also left her bank information on her post, hoping someone would reach out and help them a little bit more:
BDO account name: Rimmuel Bucaling
Account number: 000390482641
BPI account name: Amethyst Cantor
Account number: 004509204018
If netizens wish to contact the family, mother Amethyst also left two cellphone numbers for those willing to help: 09098455575 / 09062785648. A concerned citizen also made up a go get funding pledge for the liver transplant of baby Tutuy.
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