Former “The Challenge” star Ashley Cain introduced on March 30, 2022, that he and his girlfriend Safiyya Vorajee determined to name it quits on their relationship, one 12 months after the demise of their child daughter from leukemia.
Ashley shared the announcement on his Instagram Story, writing, “After a devastating and heartbreaking 12 months, Safiyya and I made a decision to separate just a few months in the past. This was an extremely powerful resolution which we wanted to maintain to ourselves for a while to provide us the chance to determine our personal journey privately.” He added:
The previous few months have demonstrated that we stay the closest of buddies, spending time collectively on a regular basis, and that we are going to love, care and help one another eternally. We are bonded by our highly effective journey collectively, by the everlasting love we’ve got for our daughter, and our passionate dedication to her basis.
Safiyya posted the identical assertion on her Instagram Story.
Ashley & Safiyya’s Daughter Died From Leukemia When She Was 8 Months Old
Safiyya and Ashley’s daughter, Azaylia Diamond, died on April 24, 2021, when she was simply 8 months old. She’d been recognized with an aggressive type of leukemia a number of months prior and the couple had shared their journey making an attempt to get remedy for his or her youngster.
Ashley posted a shifting tribute to his daughter on January 18, the one-year anniversary of Azaylia’s stem-cell transplant. “She displayed and introduced love, happiness, power and braveness via each single step of her journey,” the “War of the Worlds” star wrote. He additionally wrote:
She fought, impressed and left her mark on this world in such a fantastic harmless and pure little physique which held the center of a real lion.
Only per week earlier than asserting their cut up, Ashley posted a tribute to his former associate for Mother’s Day within the U.Ok. He wrote partly, “A damaged mom and grandmother on Mother’s Day. Loving, lacking and craving with all their hearts for his or her daughter and granddaughter, at her resting place… We love you’ll all our hearts Azaylia, your mommy is making you proud.”
Azaylia’s Parents Created a Foundation Dedicated to Their Daughter
Ashley and Safiyya expressed of their assertion asserting their breakup that they’d nonetheless be working collectively on the muse they created collectively in honor of their daughter, The Azaylia Foundation.
It is a nonprofit group that seeks to boost cash to assist households going via comparable conditions with childhood most cancers and assists them with exploring varied remedy choices. According to the muse’s web site, it “helps youngsters preventing most cancers by serving to them entry remedy not available from the NHS,” the U.Ok.’s well being service.
It additionally helps join households with medical and analysis establishments to facilitate youngsters getting earlier diagnoses and a broader vary of remedies within the U.Ok. As the web site factors out, Ashley and Safiyya had been instructed after a number of months of pursuing remedy choices that their ultimate alternative was a “distinctive and revolutionary remedy” not obtainable within the U.Ok.
Unfortunately, though the mother and father raised the mandatory cash to fly to Singapore for the remedy, they discovered that the tumors had unfold all through Azaylia’s physique and to her mind and there have been no extra choices to deal with her. They introduced their daughter house and made her as snug as attainable for her ultimate days, and the younger lady died a few weeks later.