Thursday, May 27, 2010

Our Sister, Toby, Needs Your Donation!

by Toby's Sisters, Andrea Blake Chapman and Brynn Blake Steimle, and Brother, Corey Blake

Our sister, Toby, was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 2004. She has 4 young children ages 6 and under, and is often debilitated by this terrible disease. She has been on the very long waiting lists in 3 different countries to receive treatment, and she just found out yesterday that one doctor is willing to squeeze her in to one opening he has next month. But that requires her to raise several thousand dollars before next Thursday (June 3, 2010)!

We need your help to make this treatment possible for our sister! Any donation amount would help! Even just $5. If you can donate, please click on the Paypal "Donate" button below. Or to avoid Paypal fees, you can also go into any Wells Fargo branch and say you want to donate to the "Toby Bushman" account and make your donation there.

We thank you from the bottom of our hearts!

(For more information about Toby and the "Liberation Treatment," visit .)


  1. Wow! That's amazing! I'm going to send this to my family and some friends that would really love to help. Good luck Toby! Let me know if you need help watching the kids or with dinners!

  2. Toby you are an AMAZING woman, mother, and wife!! I am so excited for you guys! If there is ANYTHING I can do for you and your family please let me know. You will be in our prayers!!

  3. Toby and Andrea I knew you in Germany because you were in the Landstuhl Ward with us and I always thought both of you were awesome and amazing and such good examples for my daughters! Good luck Toby and I'll be checking in on your blog to see how you're doing!

  4. Toby,

    You were always such a good friend to Chandler. I pray the best for you. Bonnie Haueter

  5. Toby,

    You have such a beautiful family and I am so happy to hear you'll be getting treatment soon. I will keep you in my prayers and check back to hear how things are going. Continue to stay strong and keep that smile on your face.

    Take Care

  6. I'm visiting from Verena's blog. Just made my donation, such a sad story, hope everything turns out okay.
    Anyway, good luck!