California Fire Relief for Veteran

My brother Bradley Shane Hackwell is one of my heroes. He is one of the most giving people I know. He is a U.S. Army Veteran who served in Afghanistan. Like so many of our veterans, he struggles with PTSD and adjusting to civilian life. I am reaching out to all of you on his behalf. Just when things start to get a little easy, life throws him a curve ball.

Early Monday morning in Santa Rosa, CA, my brother was asleep alongside his girlfriend Kate. They woke up to the sound of their roommate screaming to get out of their home. They jumped out of bed to see flames surrounding their house. They had just minutes to leave, but managed to grab their pet, phones, and a pair of shoes before getting to his girlfriends car. They had to drive through flames to get off of the property and find safety. The fires in Santa Rosa have destroyed all they had. Their home, his car, and personal belongings are all gone.

Though he is a humble guy and always wants to help others, asking for help is hard for him. I’d like to help him get back on his feet again, and show him that people want to repay him for all the love and joy he has showered on them. Although I am beyond grateful they are safe, my heart breaks for their loss and the struggles they are about to encounter as they rebuild their lives. All funds will go directly to Brad for lodging, transportation, food, clothing, hygiene products, etc. Anything will help, and I thank you from the bottom of my heart for any support you are able to give.

Prayers and love to all those affected.
-Katie-Anne Campbell
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Organizer and beneficiary

Katie-Anne Campbell 
Santa Rosa, CA
Bradley Hackwell 
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