Emergency Rebuild

Yesterday, Wednesday 10/19  at about 7:30am as we were getting our kids to school, our house erupted in flames.

Fortunately, all our family got out ok, but our lives have been instantly turned upside down, and our home and belongings were destroyed.

Our family is devastated, and still dealing with the trauma and the surreal reality that has struck us.

We literally got out with the clothes on our back. My kids are having a hard time to deal with this that all their precious belongings are gone. My wife’s countless valuables and collectibles will never be replaced. My home office and equipment gone. We have been displaced until we can rebuild.

Let alone us as adults. We are going to need a lot of moral, emotional and psychological support. There’s nothing more sobering and terrifying than watching your home burn down. We have not even fathomed the extent of our losses.

But despite my pride and having never asked anyone for a cent in my life, I realize for my beautiful family’s sake, we need financial support.

We need to purchase basic clothing, pharmaceuticals, food, and shelter and other essentials. Our daily lives are in disarray. In addition, we need to collect money to help rebuild our home, constrution, and cleanup mold, water and smoke damage to slowly return to normalcy.

Part of the reason we’re setting up this fund , is because people are , God bless them, asking for ways they can help.

We ask for your prayers and support. Any donation is most appreciated and we are grateful for your help in this most desperate hour of need.

Thank you in advance on behalf of my family and from the bottom of my broken heart.
  • Hilary Cotter 
    • $100 
    • 44 mos
  • Tom Madeo 
    • $75 
    • 46 mos
  • John DePrato 
    • $50 
    • 46 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 46 mos
  • Brian Moran 
    • $100 
    • 46 mos
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Robert Pearl 
Brooklyn, NY
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