Kawika's Aquatic Misadventure

23 Jul 2017 our coworker, friend, and ocean brother was paddle boarding in English Bay, Ascension Island in the South Atlantic, and fell from his board into the sea, and was set upon by a large shark before he could recover. He sustained critical bite wounds to his torso and is lucky to be alive, only kept so by the heroics of the small US and UK medical teams on island, and because of the donated blood supplies of volunteers. He is being medically evacuated ASAP. This fund is to help him with medical and any other expenses to help make this tough time easier for him. For those of you who helped on the island, you saved a life! For those of us off island, here's a chance to help out! If you can't donate, then send a prayer his way, please. Check out Ascension Facebook page for more info on the shark attack.


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    • $50 
    • 43 mos
  • CDA/Aztec Construction 
    • $2,000 
    • 44 mos
  • Lynette Walters 
    • $50 
    • 44 mos
  • Gail Benjamin Kagawa 
    • $50 
    • 44 mos
  • Nick Grimaldi 
    • $200 
    • 44 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Daniel Schempp 
South Patrick Shores, FL
Kawika Matsu 
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