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Mar 18, 2015

Cancer Patient Needs Your Financial Helping Hand

Elizabeth Smith

Tonight, we bring you the plight of Carlton Nicholas, who is in dire need of financial assistance to defray the cost of his medical treatment. He is afflicted with skin cancer and has to seek specialist attention in Merida. Earlier today we spoke with Nicholas’ common-law wife, Elizabeth Smith, who is appealing to the public to help the family raise ten thousand dollars for his upcoming trip.

 

Elizabeth Smith, Common-Law Wife, Cancer Patient

“I’m here today because my husband needs help, financial help and ih need fi fly out because he needs help very badly. He has cancer, skin cancer and the cancer is eating him very badly and ih really need the help.”

 

Duane Moody

“What are the doctors saying as to what’s his condition and how bad is it?”

 

Elizabeth Smith

“Well when ih gone few weeks ago, the doctor tell ahn that ih have skin cancer, but ih never say weh stage the cancer is.”

 

Duane Moody

“Now, what’s happening?”

 

Elizabeth Smith

“It’s eating him bad; make ih lose weight and ih get weak. The least that he needs is about ten thousand dollars and ih need fi go dah Merida. Doctors done check ahn out and everything, but ih need the financials that ih could go.”

 

Duane Moody

“By when should he be there in Merida?”

 

Elizabeth Smith

“By weekend, Saturday.”

 

Duane Moody

“And you need help raising that fund?”

 

Elizabeth Smith

“Yes I need help.”

 

Anyone who would like to assist can make deposits at Holy Redeemer Credit Union account number 46433. They can also contact Smith at 620-4295 or Nicholas at 625-8719

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