Feed the fire devastated animals

The fires in Central Portugal were devastating for both people and animals. Thousands of animals perished in the blazes, others injured or burned. Although our flock was not involved, Francisco has been volunteering with a veterinarian to treat the burned animals and realized that hay barns and pasture lands are now ashes and the surviving flocks don't have anything to eat. Within days, Francisco and I organized 6 semi trucks of hay and 4 tonnes of grain from our area to be sent to Ancose, (the dairy sheep association for Serra da Estela sheep) who is distributing it to those that need it most, whether they are members of the association or not. Our goal is to raise $5000 for Ancose. With your donations, Ancose will ensure these surviving and injured animals have enough to eat and the proper care over the next few months while the pasture grows back and the farmers rebuild thier barns.  Every cent donated will be used to bring feed for the animals and hope to the people.
We will transfer the donations from gofundme to my U.S. account, then wire the money directly to Ancose. 
Thank you for helping us help the animals and people after this tragic disaster. 
Laryn and Francisco
  • Els Weckhuysen 
    • $59 (Offline)
    • 47 mos
  • Carolina Bachler 
    • $100 
    • 48 mos
  • Keith, Zé, Alan 
    • $116 (Offline)
    • 48 mos
  • Sally Nash 
    • $100 
    • 48 mos
  • Laurel Thomas 
    • $200 
    • 48 mos
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Laryn Litchfield 
Washington D.C., DC
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