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Annual Faith Gives Back Blood Drive this Thursday

Faith Chaney, along with family and friends invite the community to join them in supporting the local blood supply this summer by giving blood and reminding others of the importance of blood donations to the local blood provider. Faith herself received numerous blood transfusions and other blood products for the treatment of a chronic illness in recent years. Faith had ...

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Faith Chaney Blood Drive Kicks Off Saturday

Arkansas Blood Institute (ABI) encourages all Mena- area residents to donate at these blood drives benefitting Faith Chaney, who is battling aplastic anemia,  a blood disorder: Saturday, April 19, 10 a.m. to 2:15 p.m., at Walmart, Monday, April 21, 11:45 a.m. to 6 p.m., at Saint Agnes Tuesday, April 22, 1 to 6:45 p.m., at Louise Durham Elementary School, and ...

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Faith Meets Man Responsible for Saving Her Life

BY LEANN DILBECK – Faith Chaney, along with her parents Fred and Sheli Chaney, received a shock Sunday during her “Faith Gives Back” event.  Completely unaware that Faith’s grandparents, Jose and Kathy Perez, had arranged and flown in Faith’s donor, Richard Laboissonniere from Rhode Island to meet them. The family had learned his identity a year following Faith’s bone marrow ...

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Faith Gives Back!

BY LEANN DILBECK – Faith Gives Back…an event organized and solely sponsored by a very grateful family for a little girl’s triumph over a rare and potentially fatal disease is planned for this Sunday, celebrating three year’s since her transplant. Faith Chaney’s parents, Fred and Sheli Chaney, never knew when they named their tiny newborn how appropriately she had been ...

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Faith’s Very Happy New Year

Returning Home Cured … An Inspirational Story for the New Year BY LEANN DILBECK – Faith Chaney’s parents, Fred & Sheli Chaney, never knew when they named their tiny newborn how appropriately she had been named.  But Faith’s story is one of inspiration and has touched the lives of people around the world. Almost three years to the day that ...

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