On January 8th 2017, a son, brother and loving father of three (12y, 8y, 6m) Richard Powell died following a hit and run attack.
The two youngest children have remained in the care of their Richard's parents where they have been for 15 months. Both grandparents have provided a stable and loving home for these children.
The grandparents are now facing another obstacle as they fight a lengthy and expensive custody battle.
We've set up this fund to help them with the legal expenses and other ongoing grief / recovery support costs. This includes the very expensive process of court hearings, so the grandparents can continue to hold on to their memories of their departed son.
Any and all contributions are greatly appreciated.
News coverage of the story here - https://www.theage.com.au/national/victoria/woman-admits-to-killing-partner-with-car-after-he-left-with-suitcase-20171211-h02o97.html