Allard Irma Relief

The Allards need our help!  Hurricane Irma has devestated their home in Marco Island Florida.  Currently they are displaced after evacuating to Gainseville with only what they packed in their car.  They are traveling hotel to hotel with their two dogs trying to get back to the area they called home.  They have been informed that once there, they will need to secure a new place to live.  With so many displaced, I suspect this will not be easy with out enough money to secure it.  

Laurie and John will have to start over again rebuilding a home.  There will be many things they need to get started.  We are still estimating what they might need.  I will update you as soon as I know more.  

First and foremost is helping with their immediate needs for housing, food, water, dog food and fuel for their car so they can get home to see what they might be able to salvage.

Laurie and John Allard have been paying it forward for many years and now they need our help.  Laurie works in social services helping youth in the Marco Island area.  John is a US Army Veteran and both are active members of their church serving their community.  

Laurie, John, Norm and I have been friends since high school.  They will be the sole beneficiary of any and all funds this campaign generates.  Norman and I are dedicated to helping them get through this as best we can.  We can not do this alone and need your help.  This seems like the only way we can help our Florida friends from State College, PA.  So let's get the Allards home!  

Updates to follow
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Organizer and beneficiary

Cheryl Foster 
Marco Island, FL
Laura and John Allard 
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