Helping Start Over

On the morning of June 11th, my brother Cheyne woke up in an actual nightmare. His home, and everything inside, were taken by fire. While we can sing our praises to the powers that be that all members of the family safely evacuated the home, the harsh reality is that this is now a family with 4 wonderful children that has nothing but each other and the clothes on their backs. Cheyne was poised to accept a job that would've changed his future, and now his concern becomes finding a place to call home. With the help of their extended family and friends, we can pull together to get them a roof over their heads and a chance to seize this opportunity to take control of their future. All who know Crystal and Cheyne understand they're no strangers to tragedy, but these are times where strength alone won't be enough. I'm asking for donations to assist in getting them into a new apartment so that Cheyne can begin work as soon as possible and shape a career for himself and his family. Even if you are unable to make a monetary donation, any clothing and furnishings you may have will be put to good use. I implore all of you to help them like they've helped so many others. Thank you.


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  • Anonymous 
    • $5 
    • 45 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $20 
    • 45 mos
  • Brittany Jump 
    • $25 
    • 45 mos
  • Cathy Morgan 
    • $50 
    • 45 mos
  • Alexandra Tinti 
    • $35 
    • 46 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Tristan McDougall 
Shelton, CT
Crystal Pignataro 
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