Melanie Jacobs #ThomasFire Fund

Melanie Jacobs’ Fire Fund
The raging Thomas Fire has destroyed the home of our Head of School, Melanie Jacobs, and her husband Rob.
My name is Bridget Cathie, I live in Goleta, CA where I have known Melanie for more than 20 years, as colleagues at Montessori Center School. I am setting up this GoFundMe account because we can't imagine the pain of losing a lifetime’s worth of treasures and comforts, and I want to help. But as the denizens of Melanie’s home-away-from-home, we MCS families can help with our compassion and contributions toward their long and difficult road ahead.
Please share, and donate if you can.
Funds will be used for housing expenses, furnishing, clothing, appliances- everything they need to start over.
Thank you.
MCS Community
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    • $100 
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    • $100 
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    • $25 
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    • $50 
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    • $100 
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Organizer and beneficiary

Bridget Smith Cathie 
Goleta, CA
Melanie Mazza Jacobs 
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