Ellie is a loving, bright, kind, creative and energetic 5 year old girl who was
adopted at birth by her parents Avery and Melinda.
She loves princesses, her favorite colors are pink and purple,
and she enjoys trips to Disney World.
On August 24, 2015 Ellie was diagnosed with
hepatosplenic gamma delta T cell lymphoma, an extremely rare cancer.
She is the youngest patient known to be diagnosed with his type of lymphoma.
Â Ellie was due to begin kindergarten on August 25, 2015 but because of the treatment required she will be unable to attend school until either the second half of first orÂ the beginning of second grade. She has been robbed of a portion of her life, but we are all hopeful that these treatments will give her many more years full of life to life.
Ellie received a bone marrow transplant from her little sister Jayda this past December and is now in isolation at home until her new cells have had a chance to be accepted by her body which has left the Shaw family facing many physical, mentalÂ Â and financial challenges.
So How Can You Help?
Shop our online Usborne Books and More Party!
25% of the pre-tax purchases will be donated to the Shaw Family
In addition to the financial contribution Ellie and Jayda will earn free books through the hostess rewards.
Click on Shop then select the party for Melinda Shaw
If you want to join our FB event to ask questions of the consultant go to
To Learn more about Ellie and her fight go to Bravellie.com