Help Lucy's Family Go to Kenya

Nov. 29 Update:

What an encouragement to see so much raised in such a short time. Praise the Lord! 

Thanks to your swift and generous support, Lucy's family is able to travel to Kenya to be with family in this difficult time.

Future donations to honor Chichy may be made here:

Dear Friends,

We have created this GoFundMe page to assist Lucy Amina Chaves in her travel to Kenya to be with family.

Lucy's youngest sister, Mary "Chichy" Amina, was found fatally wounded in her home in Kenya on the evening of November 24.  She was 28 years old and the youngest of six children. Lucy has described Chichy as a tiny and peaceful person. Lucy has also shared this video about her sister with whom she had almost all friends in common.

Please donate as you are able to help Lucy travel home. 
     *Approximate flight costs: $900-$1600 per ticket
     *Lucy plans to travel home with her daughter, Zuri.
     *NEW GOAL: purchase four tickets so Lucy's whole family can travel to be with family
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 45 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 45 mos
  • Barbara Gallo 
    • $25 
    • 45 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $200 
    • 45 mos
  • Julie Kilcur 
    • $50 
    • 45 mos
See all

Organizer and beneficiary

Carly Smith 
Annandale, VA
Lucy Chaves 
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