Grace Skuches is held by her mother while they wait at the Columbia University Medical Center in New York, Aug. 24, 2015. At five months old, Grace was diagnosed with an Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor, and has had four brain surgeries to date. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ali Flockerzi.

Saving Grace: A Coast Guard family’s battle against AT/RT

At eight-months-old, Grace Skuches fights a battle against a rare brain tumor. With the support of the Coast Guard standing strong behind her, Grace’s family is ever hopeful and devoted in faith that they will get through this trying time.