Home rebuild after Irma

I never thought I would be the one to ask for this kind of help.  Our house was hit pretty hard from hurricane Irma.  We have taken a big hit financially and at this time cannot afford to rebuild.  I am asking for help from friends and family during this difficult time.  We have applied for FEMA but do not qualify under their guidelines.  :( 
   I have a five year old and a three year old and just want to get things back to normal as quickly as possible for their sake.  The first couple of nights they cried a lot.  Trying to keep them entertained with trips out of the house and surrounded with friendly faces.
    We have insurance and it should cover some of the damages but we have a hurricane deductible of about $3800.  That kind of money would take us over 6 months to save up.   For those that do not know our story, I work full time while Ritchie stays home with our kids.  He is disabled and is on a fixed income.  Its not like he can pick up some extra shifts and make more money to help provide.  I myself have also been out of work for over a week which puts an even bigger burden on our situation.
We went a week without power and we are even struggling to replace our food.

At this point anything would help and we would be beyond greatful!!!
Thank you all so much for at least reading.  If you have any further questions please feel free to call, text, facebook message, or email me at [email redacted].

Thank you!!

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Rachael Stephens 
Winter Haven, FL
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