Family of 8/pets lost everything to a house fire

My sister’s family (Donald And Brandi Sampson) lost everything last night to a house fire leaving their family of 8 and two dogs homeless. Their children Brian (19), Tyler (16), Akiko (12), Koji (5), 
Piper (4), Kiyomi (3) and their two dogs Carhartt and Kuma have been devastated by this tragedy. The family was of town visiting their family for Thanksgiving when the house caught fire. While they scramble to pick up the pieces they are distraught on how they will find a new home to keep their children in the same school district and find an affordable home large enough to accommodate all of them. As any working large family knows this is the worst time of year for this sort of tragedy leaving this family of children with no home for Christmas and no toys to play with or clothes to wear except for what they had on their trip. We are asking for help from the community to try to replace some furniture, housewares, and down payment for whatever new place they will have to call home. No amount is too small.  Thank you very much and God Bless!

Donations

  • Dianna Ailstock 
    • $75 
    • 7 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 7 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $60 
    • 7 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 8 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 8 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Ashley Jester 
Organizer
Christiansburg, VA
Brandi Sampson 
Beneficiary
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