Meagan and Jacob Fire Recovery

As many of you know, Jen Schmidt reached out to staff informing us of the devastating fire at her daughter's and son-in-law's apartment complex on April 16th. They did make it out safely. However, they lost everything. Let's take this time to come together as the Pattonville family that we are and help support this couple during these trying times. I know they appreciate the support.

"Last night our apartment building caught fire. At this time, we don't know how the fire started. But it did spread to the entire top floor of the building. We are both physically ok, though this has been hard emotionally.  The gaping hole in the building is where our apartment should be. As you can probably guess, we lost everything in the fire. The cover photo is of a few things we found on the ground outside the building. With everything gone, we will need to replace it all, a little at a time. Anything you can give will help. Thank you in advance for your help. And thank you to those of you who have already helped us. We truly appreciate it. Please also keep us in your prayers."




  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 3 mos
  • Stephanie McCreary 
    • $100 
    • 3 mos
  • Lisa Riggert 
    • $70 
    • 3 mos
  • Elizabeth Urciuoli 
    • $50 
    • 3 mos
  • Wendy Freimuth 
    • $100 
    • 3 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Laura Vitale 
Ballwin, MO
Jacob Purcell 
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