Tilly Kubany-Deane Bio
Tilly Kubany-Deane is from Sydney’s northern beaches. She has been battling Rhabdomyosarcoma since 2016. Tilly Kubany is a young art teacher who vowed to live ‘fast and well’ after being diagnosed with terminal cancer and being told by doctors she could die within a year.
Tilly Kubany-Deane Age
She is 24 years old.
Tilly Kubany-Deane Rhabdomyosarcoma (Terminal Cancer)
Her Doctors informed her that pazopanib, the targeted therapy medication she is on, only tends to work for an average of one year before becoming ineffective.
She said ‘This is confusing in itself because I don’t really know how much time I have left but I can have radiotherapy for some places and will hopefully get into some trials.
Tilly Kubany-Deane GoFundMe Page
She started a GoFundMe to raise money to go toward her bucket list. The page $37,050 raised of $50,000 goal so far.
‘It is my wish that I can go to as many coral reefs within Australia, visit my brother in Darwin, friends in Cairns, go shark cage diving and look into some alternative treatments,’ she wrote.
It is with a heavy heart I have been given the news that my chemotherapy has stopped working and I am to go on some drugs to bide me some time and keep things stable. My oncology team are expecting an average of 12 months before things start to go pear shaped.
After receiving so much support from everyone already, I ask once more for help financially, so that I may go and live a lifetime worth of experiences in the time I have left.
It is my wish that I can go to as many corral reefs within Australia, visit my brother in Darwin, friends in cairns, go shark cage diving and look into some alternative treatments.
I dont like to ask for help with these things, especially after we have already accepted so much of your support in the past, but while I still have fight in me, I want to live fast and well in the time I have left.
Any donations will be gratefully accepted.
Fast Facts You Need to Know
- Tilly Kubany-deane, 24, was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma in 2016
- Ms. Kubany-deane put her life on hold while undergoing chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
- Last month, they told him that his medicine could only work for another 12 months.
- Ms. Kubany-deane wants to fulfill a lifetime of experiences in the time she has left