This is the beautiful Daisy Merrick. Daisy is an 8 year old girl from Carpinteria California. Daisy has cancer.
After 6 surgeries, 22 rounds of chemotherapy and 2 courses of radiation, Daisy Love Merrick is battling cancer for the third and most invasive time. Many of you might be familiar with the Merrick family name, as her father Britt is pastor in the Santa Barbra area and her grandfather is legendary surfboard shaper Al Merrick. Lakey Peterson also recently dedicated her US Open win to Daisy, in hopes of spreading the word and raising awareness. So if you could, head over to prayfordaisy.com to learn more about this little girl’s story. Daisy is heading to Israel this Friday for a stem cell replacement. If you can’t buy a shirt on Daisy’s website prayers are welcome, which is really the greatest contribution of all. The surfing community has reached out in so many ways, but i believe we can all do so much more. As humans we have to find ways to support each other in extraordinary ways. She’s one of the greatest humans i have ever had the pleasure of meeting. So here’s to Daisy, let’s spread the word.
She is the sweetest girl ever. Please help in any way that you can.