Marcus Kamelamela Benefit Fund
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  • $ 5,000.00 Goal
  • $ 6,250.13 Raised
  • $ 6,250.13 was raised by 67 people

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  • Friends of Marcus Kamelamela
    2014-01-14 01:18:59

    This is unreal!!! I never expected this at all, but am so greatful. The first thought that came to me when I found out I was in the 4th stage of lymphoma cancer was my will this affect them, especially my two amazing daughters who mean EVERYTHING to me! All of you amazing people have helped more than you know! I can't even express how blessed I feel to know that I have all these people who care! I pray that God blesses you all big time! Thank you so much, Marcus

About This Cause

Marcus and his family got the shock of their lives when they found out late last year he was battling cancer.

Since they found out, he has been through 3 chemotherapy treatments. He has a mass on his lower spinal area that he had an emergency laminectomy on, which saved him from paralysis. The cancer did hit the bone marrow so the md informed us that if the chemo does not treat well he would need a bone marrow transplant.

Last week Marcus was cleared to start his radiation. Marcus also has a tumor that formed very close to the main artery of his heart. Surgery to this tumor is impossible because it is so close to the artery, so our fingers are crossed that the radiation will treat both his mass & tumor.

His 3rd chemo was not easy, but being the strong man Marcus is, both mentally and physically, he has endured it with optimism. He is hanging in there, and keeping that beautiful smile on his face - waking up each morning and saying "I'm here - Thank GOD!!"

Marcus is a family man, with 2 beautiful little girls and a loving supportive wife by his side. They are all fighting this battle with him.

Let's show the Kamelamela family how all of Hawaii has their back! Please donate what you can to the fund to help offset the cost of Marcus being out of work and mounting medical bills. Every little bit will make a difference, and take one less worry off their minds.

Thanks so much for supporting this wonderful family by taking the time to come to the page. Marcus has friends near and far, and we wanted to give everyone a chance to show their support. For those near - PLEASE purchase a ticket ($20 in advance/$25 at door) to attend the Marcus Kamelamela Benefit Bash. Details below:

DATE: 2/16/14
TIME: 5-10p

For more info or if you have prizes to donate to the fundraiser, please email

Mahalo for all your love and support!!

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Friends of Marcus Kamelamela

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Our friend, brother, husband, Daddy, uncle, cousin, son, Kailua Boy, and all around great guy Marcus Kamelamela is in the fight of his life right now. After receiving the difficult and shocking news that he has Stage 4 cancer.

Join us to help to ease the added burden of Marcus' medical costs of his family while he's out of work and focusing on the biggest fight of his life! We want to take the burden of financial worry off their shoulders so Marcus can focus on only one thing - spending time with his ohana and beating this!
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Comments & Donations
$ 6,250.13 was raised by 67 people
  • $41.46
    christina Lui


    Were all on your side! Screw cancer, the lord has bigger plans for all of us ♥♥♥One love, Lyric Agullana and family
  • $51.75
    Germaine Soares


    Sorry couldn't make it to your fundraiser . May God heal you soon. Prayers for you and your ohana. Aloha, Germaine (Inovejas) Soares
  • $200
    Roberta Thomas


    Our prayers and love to you and your family . Auntie Berta & the Thomas Ohana
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