Every person has a story. Every family has a story. And so does every organization. Here’s the story of The Roo Crew…shared by our Founder and Executive Director, Lindzey Neely…
“Our daughter Ruthi is a twin, and like many sets of twins, Ruthi and her brother arrived early. We knew to prepare for an extended stay in the NICU, but what we couldn’t have known is that only hours after delivery, the NICU attending physician would visit our room to share his discovery that Ruthi had something called VACTERL Association—which we had never even heard of. He explained that Ruthi, only three pounds at birth, would face myriad obstacles, including vertebral and cardiac defects, the absence of a kidney, and feeding and growth hurdles…..
With your assistance, we help prepare families to leap whatever obstacles their child is currently facing, or may face in the future. This includes helping families develop lifelong skills and strategies for the care and wellbeing of their child.