16-year-old Kelly Turner from Dover was diagnosed with a rare tumour last year, and has been told that she has just two years to live.
The appeal to raise a million pounds to send a Dover girl for specialist cancer treatment in America has attracted support from communities and big-name celebrities. After several rounds of chemotherapy here, specialist treatment in New York is her best hope. BBC Radio Kent's Jo Burn has been to meet the family... If you want to know more you can find her on Facebook @getkellytotheUS and you can find Kelly Turner at Just Giving.