Amanda Kloots GoFundMe is a campaign started in memory of Nick Cordero who died because of COVID-19. The campaign aimed to support the family of Broadway star, Nick Cordero. It was hoped that they could raise $400,000 to pay the medical bills of Nick who was struggling between life and death. Luckily, the campaign has raised up to $1 million to help the actor’s wife, Amanda Kloots and their son, Elvis.
Nick Cordero Declared as Corona Positive
Amanda Kloots GoFundMe started in mid of April after Nick was declared positive back in March. At first, he spent around 90 days in a hospital named Cedar-Sinai Hospital located in Los Angeles. He went through several complications like firstly he had a leg amputation, then received a temporary pacemaker, and later went into a coma. When he was admitted, doctors claimed that he pneumonia but then he got positive for coronavirus.
The Heart-Breaking News of Nick’s Death
His wife announced the news of Nick’s death on her Instagram. She captioned,
“God has another angel in heaven now. My darling husband passed away this morning. He was surrounded in love by his family, singing and praying as he gently left this earth. I am in disbelief and hurting everywhere. My heart is broken as I cannot imagine our lives without him. Nick was such a bright light. He was everyone’s friend, loved to listen, help and especially talk. He was an incredible actor and musician. He loved his family and loved being a father and husband. Elvis and I will miss him in everything we do, every day.”
Amanda Kloots GoFundMe campaign also posted the news that the account has been now updated to a memorial and the family is heartbroken and in grief. Their close friends like Zach Braff, Lin Manuel Miranda and Florence Pugh showed condolences for their dear friend and posted giving tributes to the actor too.
After the death, Kloots sister also posted a video in which the small family was having a beautiful time together at Tony-nominated star’s battle. The video was titled as “The Silver Linings” and it was captioned “how do you get through the hardest time in your life? Family”. In return Amanda posted that she has been blessed to have people around her who love to be together and support each other. She has been luckiest enough to be able to give birth to Nick’s child and be his mother.
She further added that the video covered the 95 days of the memorable moments that had been spent together. She had been thankful for all the love, bond, smiles, exercise, hard work, care, support and wishes. She also said that don’t hassle for things in your life but look forward to what you have and thank for it. In times of trauma, look for silver linings and spend time with your loved ones. Do not feel down only because hardship has occurred but instead smile through your tears. Always believe that things will get better one day and nothing is impossible. Spread positivity, care about your family, and love them as much as you can because this is the time and when it passes by, it won’t come back.