Babak House Fire Fund

On July 13th, 2017, our grandparents were the tragic victims of a house fire that destroyed everything they owned; including both cars. While property was a total loss, we are extremely grateful that everyone made it out safely! My grandma went to the hospital for minor injuries, but was released in good condition. Along with our grandparents, our 3 aunts lived in the house as well- an aunt with special needs, and two others to help our elderly grandparents care for her. The aunt with special needs doesn't understand what has happened and our grandparents are trying to make the best of the situation for her. Our grandparents would never ask for help, and they're the first ones always willing to help anyone in need. We are beyond blessed to have grandparents who have the most generous hearts of anyone I know. They had to start over so many times, and after leaving Ukraine to start a new life in America, there was so much hope. It breaks our hearts to see them having to start all over again. They know very little English, so they will be relying on family to help with all of the necessary paperwork and communication. We're asking you to please pray that God gives them strength and courage to rebuild their life. If you feel like God is calling you to support them financially, I know they will be beyond grateful for any amount they receive. All funds will go to help pay for food, utilities, medical bills & supplies, basic needs including hygiene products and clothes, vehicle, bedding, furniture and any house holds items. 

If you have experience with this, you know how hard it is to recover, and I ask YOU specifically to pray for them!
Pray that our aunt with special needs feels comfort.
Pray for wisdom and strength for our family.
Pray for God's direction in finding a perfect place to live.
Pray that their insurance helps them through it, and doesn't deny things that should be covered.

We will forever be grateful for all the love and support from our family and friends! God is so good and He knows our needs, and we thank Him for loving us through it all! ‭‭God directed me to Philippians ‭4:10-11, and I love what it says-‬ ‬‬“I rejoiced greatly in the Lord that at last you renewed your concern for me. Indeed, you were concerned, but you had no opportunity to show it. I am not saying this because I am in need, for I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances.”

Donations

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  • Chuck and Wendy Lawrence 
    • $40 (Offline)
    • 42 mos
  • Mark and Tammy Hoffman 
    • $200 (Offline)
    • 42 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $25 
    • 42 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $7 
    • 42 mos
  • Jade Smith  
    • $40 
    • 42 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Irina Ostapovich Homan 
Organizer
Asheville, NC
Ruslana Babak 
Beneficiary
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