Fire on Griffin Ave. - let's help!

Marco Thomas and his family - three generations - have lived on Griffin Avenue in Richmond's Northside for more than 30 years. On Friday, June 16, their home went up in flames. Everything was destroyed.

The two-alarm fire was so ferocious it sent multiple firefighers to the hospital. Thankfully, Marco and his uncle weren't home and are safe. While insurance is helping with a hotel for now, other expenseses are sure to pile up.

Friends and neighbors - let's help Marco get back on his feet in the wake of this fire. 

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Organizer and beneficiary

Samieh Shalash 
Richmond, VA
Marco Thomas 
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