Hurricane Relief for My Mom Denita

Hi Everyone, 

I am raising money for my Mom Denita McCarty and her dog rescue "Save Our Sweethearts" which was completely demolished by Hurricane Michael. 

What happened: She runs this animal shelter out of her backyard with 3/4 different dog housing setups- all of which were crushed by trees along with the supplies in them. This amounts to over $10,000 in damage NOT covered by insurance. These special needs Chihuahuas and other have now taken over her "one person" living space, leaving very little room for a functioning human being. 

Update: my mom was finally able to get in here home and found that a tree has fallen and crushed the bathroom as well. 

What is the money for? I would like to see my mom have a clean living space again ASAP, the dogs have the care and space they need to live out their lives, as was my mom's intention for the animal rescue. She has been rescuing animals for over 10 years now- this is her life's passion- and it has been destroyed. 

How can you help? Any amount is helpful and any suggestion helpful.  If you would like to send dog supplies, volunteer directly in clean-up/rebuilding, foster a dog for a few months while she is rebuilding, or even adopt a dog please contact me through this campaign. 


  • Carol Puszert 
    • $100 
    • 35 mos
  • Linda Adams 
    • $100 
    • 36 mos
  • Missy Somers 
    • $40 
    • 36 mos
  • Silvia Medina Popravak  
    • $45 
    • 36 mos
  • Leslie Karam 
    • $50 
    • 36 mos
See all

Organizer and beneficiary

Melly Melz 
Panama City, FL
Denita McCarty 
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