When Laura Ruffino’s best friend died from brain cancer, she was worried about what might happen to her four daughters. So, she stepped up to the plate and adopted them!
Laura Ruffino promised to adopt her best friend’s daughters when/if she died of brain cancer
Her friend, Elizabeth Diamond, passed away in April 2015, leaving behind her 4 beautiful daughters
The Ruffino-Diamond family has now doubled in size!
“She said if anything ever happens to me I want you to take my girls and I instantly said ok”
“As she started to weaken you can imagine the fears that I had for the girls and being without her.”
“Ten years ago I didn’t think this would be my life. But if something gets thrown at you just accept the challenge and do the best you can”
Elizabeth Diamond wrote books about health/wellness and founding a non-profit wellness center
The best part? The local community has came together to help out
A YouCaring campaign has raised $80,000+ to help the family adjust to the new members!