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102 Year Old Activist Needs Housing

$7,377 of $20,000 goal

Raised by 169 people in 1 month
Created May 21, 2019
https://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2019/05/21/102-year-old-woman-forced-out-of-her-ladera-heights-home/ 

"Family and friends of Thelma Smith are banning together after she received an eviction notice and is being forced to relocate." -CBS

Thelma Smith is a 102 year-old widow who is being evicted from her apartment in Los Angeles  at the end of June 2019.  She served as a former executive secretary for the Sugar Ray Youth Foundation,  which seeks to build self esteem for underprivileged youth and prevent juvenile delinquency for over twenty years.

Thelma is currently facing homelessness and is in need of funds for relocation, possible housing and care.

Thelma is a strong and ever resilient woman who has done much for her community now seeks financial help.

Family and friends, we greatly appreciate any amount to support Thelma!

 “The only thing that I can say is that I’ve tried to live a good life, I’ve never wanted to harm anybody." - Thelma Smith

Thank you so much for your help! We are appreciative to support a brilliant warrior who has lived a long and grateful life.
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Hello, I am Wynter, Aunt Thelma's niece.
I am withdrawing the funds in my name and am personally delivering the funds to my aunt.
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Hi Family, Friends, and supporters of Thelma,

We are appreciative of all the continued support for my aunt Thelma. I am Thelma’s great niece. Once the goal has been met I will hand the funds personally to my aunt.

(Please keep in mind my aunt is 102 years old so we ask to respect her privacy at this time).

Thank you, thank you, thank you from our hearts to yours.

With love and gratitude,
Wynter Eddins
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Thank you Arnold Schwarzenegger for wanting to help my Aunt Thelma !
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$7,377 of $20,000 goal

Raised by 169 people in 1 month
Created May 21, 2019
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