Bay Area Family Wishlists - Year 2

Hi everyone,

Last year - My family and I did a fundraising for Bay Area Family Wishlist and the turnout was very successful. We have been trying to give back to the community as much as possible after our daughter was born and we realized how difficult it is to raise a family.

This year - We would like to do the same by helping fulfill the wishlists of a few families that are facing financial difficulties during this Holiday season. We have rec'd an overwhelming amount of wishlists and we can't fulfill them on our own. We are looking to the communitiy for help. A lot of these families have kids and full time minimum wages jobs. With the increasing living costs in the bay area, they can barely stay afloat. Let's join together and help make their Holidays season a little extra special this year. 

Please, anything would help. If you would like to pick a specific gift to gift the family, you can reach out to me directly to coordinate as well. My family and I would love to fulfill all the wishlists and would appreciate any help we can get.

More info:
2016 Success Story

2016 Go Fund Me



Fam 1
> Pregnant mom with 3 kids trying to make ends meet
> Shoes and clothes for the kids

Fam 2
> Military Spouse looking for furniture to help other military families as they lost a lot of their properties in the fire
> Ikea furniture/safeway giftcards

Fam 3
> Mom raising two kids and rent was raised. Want to make sure she can stay afloat as she was homeless two years ago.
> Hatchimal eggs, Shoes sizes 13 (young)and 1 (old), Clothes sizes 7/8 (old)and 6(young), dollhouse, tickets to fun places, giftcards to Walmart or Target, Squishies

Fam 4
> Mom is having health issues so they are relying on husband's only income to make ends meet. Looking for gifts to make their kids xmas more special this year.
> son like wrestlers and daughter likes anything minnie mouse

Fam 5
> Mom going through divorce with 2 daughters and looking for a job to help make ends meet
> Minnie mouse and puzzles for kids, massage or mani/pedi for mom

Fam 6
>  Family with a 3yr, 6yr, and 8yr old
> Generation Doll & Barbie Limo & Gymnastic classes

Fam 7
> Prengant mom with 1 kid on a minimum wage job trying to make ends meet
> sweats, hat, toys for her son

Fam 8
> single mom raising daughter
> Happy Hollow tickets for mom and daughter; mani/pedi or massage for mom

Fam 9
> Struggling family to make ends meet with 4 kids
> Timberland ice boots, nexo lego, and toys for the boys

Fam 10
> Saving up for a place of their own while staying with friends. Want something for her son during xmas
> Clothes for 5yr old boy

Fam 11
> Family living paycheck to paycheck - could not even have thanksgiving dinenr
> Piano mat, rocking horse, clothes, detergent, some cash to pay off utilities

Fam 12
> Single mom recenty evicted - currently staying on a couch
> Toys, books, clothes for her 1.5yr old daughter

Fam 13
> Single mom raising two kids on her own
> pokemon cards, Disney princesses

Fam 14
> Fam with a 6yr old daughter with disabilities - trying to make ends meet
> Clothes and giftcards for groceries

Fam 15
> Struggling family to make ends meet with husband as sole provider
> Firestick for TV, superheros, paw patrol, and minions

 Fam 16
> Mother with twins - were born premature, and 1 has a a lifelong genetic problom.
> used ipad to help her nonverbal daughter communicate

Fam 17
>Single mom trying to make ends meet for son
> clothes/shoes/puzzle for son



Fam 18
> Struggling family with husband as sole provider
Toys for her boys (1yr old) - Mickey mouse, peppa pig, cooking class for husband and clothes for mom

Fam 19
> Single mom to a 4yr old and 16yr old - recently evicted as took work off to take care of sick mother
> Food and clothes

Fam 20
> Struggling family with husband as sole provider
> 2T, size 7 for 1yr old . Tricycle 4 in 1

Fam 21
> Mom with a son with a heart condition.
> Giftcard to Joanne so she can knit for other children with heart condition and Northface jacket for husband

Fam 22
> Grandma taking care of 4 grandkids (mom in rehab)
> toiletries

Fam 23
> 2 kids (dad incarcerated and mom passed away) - living with uncle
> toys for 6yr old and 10 yr old

Fam 24
> Struggling mom trying to save enough funds to pay for son recently passed away tombstone
> Funds toward tombstone

Fam 25
> Struggling family with dad as sole provider trying to stay afloat
> Legos for 6yr old and toys for 1yr old




















Per Gofundme:
I'm a regular mom that's raising funds to fulfill family wishlist. I am from San Mateo. I have no relationship to the parties - just one family helping another family out. The funds will be used to fulfill item on wishlist
  • Harry Ling 
    • $250 
    • 45 mos
  • Edward Sun 
    • $100 
    • 46 mos
  • Victoria Tai 
    • $100 
    • 46 mos
  • Cody Waugh 
    • $10 
    • 46 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $101 
    • 46 mos
See all

Organizer

Rebecca Lee 
Organizer
San Mateo, CA
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