My Sister's Fire Relief Fund

At 7:30 am on Monday, April 9, 2018, my sister and her family fell victims to a devastating house fire in Alvarado, Texas.  Victoria, JD, Izzy (3), and Zoe (1) were left with absolutely nothing but the clothes on their backs.  The family home they built so many memories in was declared a total loss.

We are extremely grateful that my sister and her family were uninjured.  They had left their home early in the morning (just an hour or so before the fire started) for work and daycare.

While the family is fortunate enough to have insurance, many items needed to rebuild their lives will not be covered.  The 2 girls are in immediate need of clothes, shoes, toys, etc.  Izzy is especially devastated that she will no longer be able to wear her favorite "birthday shoes."  Victoria and JD are also in immediate need of career clothes, shoes, toiletries, etc. to continue their daily lives.

While I would love to organize a way to help collect used/unused items that they are in desperate need of, it would be quite difficult and unrealistic for me to do so from Maryland.  Therefore, I am asking friends, family, and anyone able to donate (even $1) please help me raise funds to help my little sister and her family get their lives back together ASAP. 

Thank you!!
  • Anonymous 
    • $300 
    • 41 mos
  • Yolanda Camberos 
    • $200 
    • 41 mos
  • Denise Duvernay 
    • $100 
    • 43 mos
  • Katie Pickett 
    • $60 
    • 43 mos
  • Ralph Keitel 
    • $100 
    • 43 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Dani Matthews 
Crofton, MD
Victoria Cottet 
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