Road to Baby Cuellar an IVF Journey

San Diego, CA (US)
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Created 3 months ago
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Fertility Treatments

Road to Baby Cuellar an IVF Journey

by Nicole Cuellar

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  • $20,000.00

    Fundraiser Goal
  • $4,000.00

    Funds Raised
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San Diego, CA (US)

Nicole Cuellar is organizing this fundraiser.

Campaign Story

After tying the knot in March 2018, my husband and I eagerly embarked on the journey of starting a family in December of the same year. Initially, our hopes soared as we discovered we were pregnant on New Year’s Day 2019. However, the joy quickly turned to sorrow as we faced the heartbreaking reality of miscarriage just weeks later.

Since then, our journey to parenthood has been fraught with heartache, as we have endured the pain of five more miscarriages. Each loss has tested our resilience and challenged our spirits, but through it all, we have remained steadfast in our desire to become parents.

Determined to fulfill our dreams of having a family, we turned to in vitro fertilization (IVF) as a beacon of hope. Yet, despite our unwavering efforts, we have encountered numerous obstacles along the way. Month after month, we faced disappointment as our IVF attempts fell short, with my body producing only a handful of follicles, often resulting in cysts and failed extractions.

Amidst the trials, there were moments of hope. With the guidance of our IVF doctor, we underwent innovative treatments, such as Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy, which showed promise in improving follicle growth. Yet, even in these moments of optimism, we were met with another setback, the devastating discovery of another pregnancy loss.

The emotional rollercoaster we have endured has led us to a crossroads in our journey. Our current doctor has recommended egg donation as our best path forward, offering renewed hope for realizing our dream of parenthood. However, the financial burden of this next step is daunting, especially after exhausting our resources on previous IVF attempts.

It is with humility and vulnerability that we turn to you, our cherished community, for support. We understand that these are uncertain times for many, and we do not make this request lightly. Yet, we believe in the power of love, compassion, and collective action to overcome even the greatest of challenges.

Your generosity could make all the difference in our journey to becoming parents. Whether through financial contributions, words of encouragement, or simply sharing our story with others who may be able to help, your support means more to us than words can express.

As we navigate this winding road towards parenthood, we take solace in knowing that we are not alone, thanks to the unwavering love and support of our friends and family. With your help, we believe that miracles can happen, and our dream of starting a family can become a reality.

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for considering our plea and for being a source of light and hope in our lives.

With love and gratitude,
Nicole + Julio

Name Donation Date
Rachel Le $150.00 April 28, 2024
Karissa Hinton $200.00 April 12, 2024
Julie Pham $200.00 March 29, 2024
Kirsten Pinto $50.00 March 20, 2024
Marina Pospisil $200.00 March 13, 2024
A.J. Bess $100.00 March 06, 2024
Andrew Parashos $300.00 March 06, 2024
Nicole Acedo $100.00 March 03, 2024
Anonymous $300.00 March 01, 2024
Patrick Laird $200.00 March 01, 2024
Taylor Duong $50.00 February 29, 2024
Kim Hixson $50.00 February 29, 2024
Torre Crandall $150.00 February 28, 2024
Lorrie Dahilig $50.00 February 28, 2024
Matt Floyd $100.00 February 28, 2024
Jami Llamas $100.00 February 28, 2024
T T $50.00 February 27, 2024
Michael Levin $50.00 February 27, 2024
Heather Lamb $100.00 February 27, 2024
Emily Swedelson $50.00 February 27, 2024
Juan Dominguez $150.00 February 27, 2024
Anonymous $50.00 February 27, 2024
Hannah Morrow $150.00 February 27, 2024
Michael Pavelic $50.00 February 27, 2024
Dara Levy $100.00 February 27, 2024
Cailey wilson $200.00 February 27, 2024
Reynaldo Reyes $100.00 February 27, 2024
Rich Esperanza Jr. $100.00 February 27, 2024
Chelsea Almario $500.00 February 27, 2024
Lindsay Vanderspek $50.00 February 27, 2024
Karissa Hinton commented with a $200 donation about 1 month ago
We love you guys and will be praying for you and baby!!
Kirsten Pinto commented with a $50 donation about 2 months ago
You guys deserve this! (I thought my donation went in when I posted!)
Marina Pospisil commented with a $200 donation about 2 months ago
Love you both🧡🧡!
A.J. Bess commented with a $100 donation about 3 months ago
I love you both so damn much!
Nicole Acedo commented with a $100 donation about 3 months ago
Sending love and prayers to you both! Nicole and Victor
Matt Floyd commented with a $100 donation about 3 months ago
Kim and I send our love and all the good vibes that this will be a successful journey for you!
Jami Llamas commented with a $100 donation about 3 months ago
I hope this helps get you closer to your dreams! <3
Anonymous commented with a $50 donation about 3 months ago
Wish you guys all the best!!
Hannah Morrow commented with a $150 donation about 3 months ago
we love you both dearly and are with you every step of this long journey! hoping this little contrib helps fuel your dreams of becoming parents <3
Dara Levy commented with a $100 donation about 3 months ago
Nicole and Julio- two of the kindest and strongest people we know. You will make the most incredible parents. Love you!
Rich Esperanza Jr. commented with a $100 donation about 3 months ago
Praying and rooting for you both every step of the way. Stay strong and keep the faith. 🙏
Chelsea Almario commented with a $500 donation about 3 months ago
We’re with you through it all and we love you so much✨ - Tara and Chelsea Almario
Lindsay Vanderspek commented with a $50 donation about 3 months ago
I’m sorry you’ve had to go through this, I think about this and you guys often. It’s not fair, and I hope you find success.