Family of 5 lost everything in fire

The Vicentes Rativa family is eternally grateful for your support. We want to wish you to Merry Christmas and a happy new year.

On Saturday September 2, 2017, the Vicentes family (family of 5), lost their newly constructed home build by Habitat for Humanity (they moved into the newly constructed home in July 2017), and all belongings to a devastating house fire.  Thankfully everyone got out alive and no one was hurt. 

The family moved to Canada from Columbia in 2012 and located in Niagara in 2015.  The Vicentes don’t have any extended family in the area; therefore we are seeking the help of friends and the community.  We are currently trying to raise money to help pay for the temporary accommodation and day to day expenses.  Any donations, big or small, will be incredibly appreciated as they try to deal with the unexpected situation.


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  • The Niagara Association of REALTOR(S) 
    • $355 
    • 37 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 41 mos
  • Welland Heritage Council Staff 
    • $100 
    • 41 mos
  • Nicole Deveau 
    • $25 
    • 41 mos
  • Lise Corriveau 
    • $50 
    • 41 mos
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Rativa Rativa 
Welland, ON
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