Help the Heckkners

Hello everyone, lastnight around 9:30 my cousin's Kirk and Beth Heckkner's house caught fire, barely escaping with their lives, their 2 boys and the clothes on their backs... they lost everything.

Smoke damage consumed the entire house, taking the life of their sweet kitty. They salvaged a few valuable items the morning after but have lost nearly everything.

I KNOW this community and Island is amazing and I would love to be able to help them get their lives back on track and provide Christmas to their two little boys. 
They are the sweetest family, never hesitating to help others in need, giving love and support to everyone they meet so let's group together and help them in this impossibly overwhelming situation. 

Even if you cannot donate, please share to reach someone who can. 

Thank you so much! <3


  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 7 mos
  • Blair Ettinger 
    • $50 
    • 7 mos
  • Margot Rejskind 
    • $50 
    • 7 mos
  • Parth Patel 
    • $50 
    • 8 mos
  • Dave Robinson 
    • $100 
    • 8 mos
See all

Organizer and beneficiary

Alyson Arsenault 
Summerside, PE
Kirk Heckkner 
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