“My children have not even entered our home and it breaks my heart to see them hooked to
needles and tubes. No parent should ever experience this, and no child should suffer like this. I
feel helpless because I don’t have the money for their treatment. Please help me save my three
babies' lives.” -
Mr. Chacko Mathew and Mrs. Lijy Raju who hail from Thiruvalla, Kerala were excited to become
new parents and were living in a very blissful state. After a sonography test, Mrs. Lijy found out
that they were expecting triplets and they couldn't be happier. The doctor told them that the
pregnancy had no complications, but she should take utmost care of herself. But things
completely turned upside down for the couple when they went for a regular doctor’s visit. The
doctor told them that they needed to urgently deliver the babies and that they would be
The couple became parents to triplets, 2 baby boys and 1 little girl, who at 12 days old have
been kept in NICU. The babies were born 31 weeks into the pregnancy through C-section
surgery. The babies weigh 1.74 kgs, 1.36 kgs, and 1.55 kgs respectively. The triplets are
currently admitted to Tiruvalla Medical Mission, Thiruvalla, Kerala. The triplets suffer from RDS,
Culture Positive Neonatal Sepsis, and are currently on B CPAP support and IV drips.
The estimated cost of their treatment is Rs.4,00,000/- (Rupees Four Lakhs Only)
Mr. Mathew has already spent all the savings on the delivery and the medicine cost for the
Mr. Chacko Mathew works in an aluminium fabrication factory as a daily wage worker and earns
up to Rs.8,000/- per month. He has to support a family of 6 including his babies and his parents.
He was not the sole income provider of the family because Mrs. Lijy worked as a nurse before,
but she has been a homemaker for the past two years. The responsibility to support the family is
now entirely on him. The family is very stressed because they are financially incapable of
covering the cost of the treatment. The family has already borrowed money from their friends
and are left with nobody to rely on. They have also sold their gold to gather the required
Seeing their children struggling to survive is heartbreaking for the parents and they are now
reaching out to you for support. Please support the couple bringing their little bundles of joy
How Can You Help?
-You can Donate to the Fundraiser
-You can share Triplets of Lijy's story on Facebook and WhatsApp so that their story reaches to more people like you who will impact their life
-You can Volunteer to Raise Funds and save Triplets of Lijy's life.
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FUNDS DONATED WILL BE USED FOR Triplets of Lijy's TREATMENT
Kindly also share the fundraiser with your family and friends and help them to reach the goal. We will be grateful for your help!
Two babies of Lijy have Discharged. One needs to undergo Antigen Test.
Triplets are in the NICU
Triplets are in the NICU