When Tommy was diagnosed with a rare disease just 10 days after birth, joy quickly turned to despair. To get the care he needed, Tommy would have to travel 7 hours from home for multiple treatments. Commercial flights or ground transportation just wasn’t going to work.
At just four years old Solomon had to face cancer. Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York was the hospital that would help him beat cancer but the four to five hour drive by car was just too long for him to endure.