Sha-kym Adams Memorial Fund

$9,105 of $10k goal

Raised by 209 people in 28 months
Lisa Helmstetter  MINNEAPOLIS, MN
The South High Football family lost someone very dear to them. Sha-kym Adams passed away August 6th while swimming with friends and teammates at Lake Nokomis.

All funds donated will be going to Sha-kym's family to help cover funeral and burial expenses.

For questions or concerns, please contact Lisa via email at southhighfootball@gmail.com.

Please help us support the victim's family during this difficult time.
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Update 2
Posted by Lisa Helmstetter
28 months ago
A most heartfelt thank you to everyone that has so generously made a donation. We are at 60% of our goal. The family is deeply appreciative of your support and kind posts.
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Update 1
Posted by Lisa Helmstetter
28 months ago
Visitation is tomorrow, August 15th
3:00 - 8:00pm
New Salem Baptist Church
2507 Bryant Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411

It's going to be a tough couple of days. Prayers for Sha-kym's family and his teammates tonight.
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Kimberly Adams
25 months ago

This Reply Letter is to thank everyone in the GO Fund Me family; that gave to the Sha-Kym Adams Memorial Fund. We must first give a BIG THANKS to LISA Helmstetter and the South Highh Boosters for what they did with out the help and understanding, We could not have done all that we did for Sha-Kym. It has been 91 days seen Sha-Kym Adams's family as lost there son. We may never meet you or know how you are;Just know that from the bottom of are hearts saying THANK YOU will never be enough. This letter simple to say THANK YOU for everything from everyone. With out the love and support of people like you. ( Pat your self on back, you did a good thing ) Sha-Kym Adams family knows that there are people who CARE in this WORLD even if you have never meet them. THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU !!!!!!! From: Sharrod Rowe & Kimberly Adams: Sha-Kym's parents If you still have it in heart to give;Minneapolis Swims has set up a scholarship in Sha- Kym Adams name. Minneapolis Swims is trying to open up pool the Phillips pool at 2323 11th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404- Phillips Community Center. Please donate if can.Sha-Kym know how to swim but there are some kids that do not know how to swim. Your donates will help with that. Below is the contact information.Minneapolis Swims is a 501(c)3 organization that is raising the Capital Funds necessary to restore and expand an existing non-functional pool into the Phillips Aquatics Center, the first public, indoor swimming facility in the City of Minneapolis. The pools will be owned and operated by the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board, and are expected to be opened in 2016. For information call Denny Bennett Minneapolis Swims board of directors, president 612-804-0488 denny@dennybennett.com https://www.facebook.com/mplsswims www.minneapolisswims.org

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$9,105 of $10k goal

Raised by 209 people in 28 months
Created August 07, 2014
YL
$500
YouAre Loved
27 months ago
$5
Anonymous
27 months ago
$25
Anonymous
27 months ago
JL
$50
Julianne Lynum Leerssen
27 months ago
SG
$25
Shawna K. Gibson
27 months ago

I was also a South High student. I'm so sorry for your loss. Sha-kym was a handsome young man.

PC
$163
Peter Conroy
27 months ago

These are the excess funds from the South High Class of 1989 25th reunion.

$15
Anonymous
27 months ago
$25
Anonymous
27 months ago
MB
$25
Matthew Berman
27 months ago

We're very sorry for your loss.

MF
$100
McNiff Family
27 months ago

So sorry for your loss.

Kimberly Adams
25 months ago

This Reply Letter is to thank everyone in the GO Fund Me family; that gave to the Sha-Kym Adams Memorial Fund. We must first give a BIG THANKS to LISA Helmstetter and the South Highh Boosters for what they did with out the help and understanding, We could not have done all that we did for Sha-Kym. It has been 91 days seen Sha-Kym Adams's family as lost there son. We may never meet you or know how you are;Just know that from the bottom of are hearts saying THANK YOU will never be enough. This letter simple to say THANK YOU for everything from everyone. With out the love and support of people like you. ( Pat your self on back, you did a good thing ) Sha-Kym Adams family knows that there are people who CARE in this WORLD even if you have never meet them. THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU !!!!!!! From: Sharrod Rowe & Kimberly Adams: Sha-Kym's parents If you still have it in heart to give;Minneapolis Swims has set up a scholarship in Sha- Kym Adams name. Minneapolis Swims is trying to open up pool the Phillips pool at 2323 11th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404- Phillips Community Center. Please donate if can.Sha-Kym know how to swim but there are some kids that do not know how to swim. Your donates will help with that. Below is the contact information.Minneapolis Swims is a 501(c)3 organization that is raising the Capital Funds necessary to restore and expand an existing non-functional pool into the Phillips Aquatics Center, the first public, indoor swimming facility in the City of Minneapolis. The pools will be owned and operated by the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board, and are expected to be opened in 2016. For information call Denny Bennett Minneapolis Swims board of directors, president 612-804-0488 denny@dennybennett.com https://www.facebook.com/mplsswims www.minneapolisswims.org

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