102 Year Old Activist Needs Housing

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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Wynter Eddins 
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Granada Hills, CA
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