Javascript is not enabled! Please turn on Javascript to use this site.
Arthur's Chemo

Arthur's Chemo

Funds Raised:
R 53 216
Fundraising Target:
R 230 390
Donate

Personal message

Dear Friends, Family, Supporters, and Caring Individuals,

We come to you today with an urgent appeal for your help in a difficult time. My son, Arthur Van Wyk, at the tender age of 18, has been confronted with a life-changing diagnosis – testicular cancer. This young man, who already demonstrated extraordinary dedication by achieving his matric a year ahead of his peers, is now facing a battle that threatens his dreams and aspirations.

Arthur's Remarkable Spirit: Arthur has always been a driven and promising young man, brimming with potential. He's shown resilience and an unyielding spirit that is inspiring to all who know him. Despite his youth, he has already achieved so much, and he has much more to offer the world.

The Daunting Reality: Arthur's battle is against Embryonal Carcinoma, a non-seminoma cancer, which poses a significant threat to his life. The necessity of chemotherapy is undeniable. Without it, there's a troubling 25% chance of cancer recurrence, with potential devastating consequences in his lymph nodes, lungs, or even his brain.

Preserving Dreams: Beyond the fight against cancer, Arthur faces the harsh prospect of sterility, with a 50% chance of never being able to have children naturally. This is a heart-wrenching blow for a young man with dreams of becoming a father.

How You Can Help: Our family is committed to giving him the best possible chance at life and ensuring his dreams of parenthood remain within reach. The cost of this procedure, coupled with the financial burden of his overall treatment, is a heavy load for our family to bear.

Our Call to Action: We believe in the incredible strength of communities coming together to make a difference. Today, we reach out to you, asking for your assistance in securing Arthur's future, not only as a cancer survivor but as a future father.

Your contribution, whether big or small, can make a profound impact: It can ease the financial burden on our family for all the medical expenses for chemotherapy, enabling us to focus on Arthur's healing and well-being.

Let's Rally for Arthur: When a community unites, it can achieve remarkable feats. We invite you to join us in crafting a story of resilience, hope, and a bright future for Arthur. Your support will help make his dreams come true.

With heartfelt gratitude and an unwavering spirit,

Janien Van Wyk (Mother)

Donations

  • Jan 21, 2024 - USD $ 50.00
  • "Hang in there young man!" - Cecillia Ashworth

  • Nov 30, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Nov 20, 2023 - R 185.10 Fees covered
  • "Be strong young man. You will be fine" - Anonymous

  • Nov 15, 2023 - USD $ 29.63 Fees covered
  • "Best of luck to you." - Scott Spencer

  • Nov 15, 2023 - R 100.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Nov 15, 2023 - R 1 500.00 Fees covered
  • "Ek lig jou hoog in gebed." - Anonymous

  • Nov 15, 2023 - R 1 000.00
  • "May the Lord clean you from this sickness. Be blessed and healed in the Name of Jesus!!" - Anonymous

  • Nov 15, 2023 - USD $ 59.27 Fees covered
  • "" - Cornell Blok

  • Nov 14, 2023 - USD $ 11.56 Fees covered
  • "Good luck and stay strong - you will beat this!" - Anonymous

  • Nov 13, 2023 - R 2 000.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Nov 12, 2023 - USD $ 57.68 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Nov 12, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Nov 10, 2023 - USD $ 11.58 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Nov 10, 2023 - R 199.91 Fees covered
  • "Sending you so much love and light and don't stop believing!!!" - Anonymous

  • Nov 10, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "Wishing you all the best May god place his hand upon you for healing and comfort Love Gail" - Anonymous

  • Nov 09, 2023 - R 100.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Nov 08, 2023 - R 462.75 Fees covered
  • "Staan sterk Arthur weet jys n fighter πŸ’ͺ β™₯️" - Drill rig traders

  • Nov 06, 2023 - R 100.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Nov 06, 2023 - R 1 000.00
  • "Sterkte" - Anonymous

  • Nov 06, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "Best of luck, i wish i had more to give !!! Youve got this ! Sending all my love and prayers to you and your family ❀️" - Anonymous

  • Nov 06, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "All the best Janien! I'll keep your son in our prayers to get the right treatment for him to heal." - Dusshan

  • Nov 03, 2023 - R 1 000.00 Fees covered
  • "Love you. Stay strong" - Anonymous

  • Nov 03, 2023 - R 1 000.00 Fees covered
  • "Our God is good. We pray for full recovery and a very long and healthy life." - Anonymous

  • Nov 03, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Curtis

  • Nov 03, 2023 - R 100.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Nov 02, 2023 - R 200.00 Fees covered
  • "I pray God heals you and fully return your health to you." - Anonymous

  • Nov 01, 2023 - USD $ 57.95 Fees covered
  • "We know that you will be healed and continue to live a happy and healthy life πŸ˜ŠπŸ™" - Anonymous

  • Nov 01, 2023 - R 100.00 Fees covered
  • "Stay strong young man!" - Anonymous

  • Oct 31, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 30, 2023 - USD $ 172.22 Fees covered
  • "Liefde en sterkte πŸ™πŸŒ»πŸŒ»πŸŒ»πŸŒ»" - Anonymous

  • Oct 29, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "Montagu - we know you can handle this!" - Anonymous

  • Oct 27, 2023 - R 200.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 26, 2023 - USD $ 54.03 Fees covered
  • "Best wishes from India -GIC Re Aviation" - Anonymous

  • Oct 26, 2023 - USD $ 112.89 Fees covered
  • "" - Sean Raath

  • Oct 26, 2023 - R 1 000.00 Fees covered
  • "Sterkte - dink aan julle elke dag" - Anonymous

  • Oct 26, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 25, 2023 - R 2 000.00 Fees covered
  • "Julle is my gebede!" - Anonymous

  • Oct 25, 2023 - USD $ 108.05 Fees covered
  • "Best wishes from Germany" - Rob

  • Oct 25, 2023 - R 1 000.00
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 25, 2023 - R 100.00 Fees covered
  • "Bid vir jul xx" - Anonymous

  • Oct 25, 2023 - R 1 000.00 Fees covered
  • "Sterk staan seun." - Chris & Erno

  • Oct 25, 2023 - USD $ 11.35 Fees covered
  • "Jy is sterk 😁 Jonk en reg vir die lewe ons dink aan jou" - Thaila Saayman

  • Oct 25, 2023 - R 1 000.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 25, 2023 - R 200.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 54.03 Fees covered
  • "Wishing you a speedy recovery Arthur." - Gus

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 284.91 Fees covered
  • "KFC staff unite! Wishing all the best Arthur, Dewald and family! You got this!" - Brico

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 28.49 Fees covered
  • "sending you all my love" - Benedicte

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 26.37
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - R 300.00 Fees covered
  • "Hou aan fight Arthur!" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - R 200.00 Fees covered
  • "Sending lots of strength and hope." - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 199.44 Fees covered
  • "Baie baie sterkte❀️" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 284.91 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 54.03 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - R 1 000.00 Fees covered
  • "Jul is so spesiaal vir ons!" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - R 50.00 Fees covered
  • "Gou gesond word" - Corrie

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 8.55 Fees covered
  • "Sterkte aan Arthur en familie. Julle bly in ons gebede" - Marna

  • Oct 24, 2023 - R 1 000.00 Fees covered
  • "Word gou gesond seuna! Ons dink aan jou en hou jou in ons gebede." - Natasha

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 28.49 Fees covered
  • "Ons bid dat God self vir hom genesing sal gee. Ek vra dat elkeen wat gee saam met sy ouers sal bid" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 10.55
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - R 500.00 Fees covered
  • "" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - R 200.00 Fees covered
  • "Baie sterkte" - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - R 200.00 Fees covered
  • "Baie sterkte. Bid vir jul." - Anonymous

  • Oct 24, 2023 - USD $ 11.40 Fees covered
  • "Ek bid vir jou buddy β€πŸ™" - Nathan

Donate to this charity

Statistics

Fundraising target

R 230 390.00

Donations to date

R 53 215.72
Donate

Arthur Chemo Campaign

Arthur Chemo Campaign Logo

Urgent Appeal for Arthur Van Wyk's Battle Against Testicular Cancer

Dear Friends and Supporters,

Arthur Van Wyk, an 18-year-old diagnosed with testicular cancer, needs your help. He faces a tough battle against Embryonal Carcinoma. Your support can ease the financial burden on his family. Join us in crafting a story of hope for Arthur's future.

With gratitude, Janien Van Wyk (Mother)