THE EXTREME TEAM.
TAKING ON ITS NEWEST PROJECT.
THIS LOT MIGHT NOT SEEM LIKE MUCH NOW.
BUT MARK PETERSON AND HIS CREW ARE CLEARING IT OUT
TOMORROW ON GOOD MORNING NORTHWEST.
MAKING ROOM FOR A NEW HOME.
IT'S NOT THE HOUSE THAT WILL BE SPECIAL.
BUT WHO WILL BE STAYING THERE.
FOR CANCER PATIENTS TRAVELING MORE THAN 50 MILES TO
SPOKANE FOR TREATMENT.
THEY HAVE THE OPTION OF STAYING AT FAYE'S HOUSE.
BECAUSE THERE IS HOPE
KXLY 4'S BRITTANY PARIS, WORKING FOR YOU WITH A LOOK
AT WHAT THE EXTREME TEAM IS TAKING ON.
Some of the weeds on this property are taller than
But tomorrow, the Extreme Team will clear out this
lot, making room for Faye's House, a home away from
home for cancer patients, fighting for their lives.
65-YEAR-OLD JULE IRHIG I-RIG WAS TRAVELING THE WORLD.
TEACHING IN CHINA FOR 11 YEARS.
JULE IRHIG, CANCER SURVIVOR
Was just really busy, too busy to be sick so I kind
of ignored my health issues.
BUT WHEN JULE MOVED BACK TO WASHINGTON IN JULY 2014.
HER HEALTH CAUGHT UP WITH HER AND A COLONOSCPY REVEALED
IT WAS CANCER...
It was just like oh no, not me.
It can't be.
SHE RECEIVED TREATMENT IN SPOKANE.
BUT DIDN'T HAVE A PLACE TO STAY.
UNTIL SHE HEARD ABOUT FAYE'S HOUSE.
IT'S A PLACE FOR ADULTS TRAVELING MORE THAN 50 MILES
FOR TREATMENT TO STAY.
FREE OF CHARGE.
MELODY BIEHL, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE NON-PROFIT
BECAUSE THERE IS HOPE, STARTED FAYE'S HOUSE 12 YEARS
Melody Biehl, Because There is Hope Executive Director
Just one thing they don't have to think about.
They can think about getting well.
I cannot tell you what a blessing it was, a real answer
to prayer, when they accepted me.
JULE SAYS VOLUNTEERS AT FAYE'S HOUSE SUPPORTED AND
ENCOURAGED HER THROUGHOUT THREE ROUNDS OF CHEMO.
I am cancer free.
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RIGHT NOW, FAYE'S HOUSE IS IN CHENEY.
CANCER CARE NORTHWEST IN SPOKANE DONATED THIS PROPERTY
IN SPOKANE ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE CLINIC.
We help a lot of their patients and we know what need
THE NEW HOUSE WILL HAVE 7 BEDROOMS AND BATHROOMS.
BUT FIRST, MARK PETERSON AND THE EXTREME TEAM NEED
TO CLEAR THIS LOT...
GARCO CONSTRUCTION DREW UP THE DESIGN.
BUT BIEHL ISN'T SURE WHO WILL BUILD IT.
We are in such need of this facility.
BUTT TO : "I'm looking for contractors and subcontractors
and plumbers and builders and building supplies.
BRITTANY PARIS, @BrittanyKXLY
Eventually, Because There is Hope wants to build a
lighted pathway right to the cancer center.
If you want to volunteer at Faye's House or help get
this house built, we'll have a link with how you can
do so on our website, kxly.com.
In Spokane, I'm Brittany Paris, KXLY 4 News