My Stepdaughter, Everything Burned!

My Stepdaughter, Janae (Madsen)Torres and Her husband Sergio Torres lost everything last night in the Santa Rosa fire. No ID, No cards and lost her car ( pictured).
All the money will go to help them find a new place, get clothes and start to rebuild their lives.
They were just married last year and were just getting ready to start their family. Now they have nothing.

Please do what you can. I know so many people were hurt by this.
My wife and I are going to help as well.
gofundme wants me to put the following information so that everyone knows there is no fraud:

Who you are and where you’re from: I am Craig Gaylord, I live 2 miles away from where Janae and Sergio were living in Santa Rosa. I am Janae's step Dad.

Your relationship or contact to the parties you're raising funds for: I am married to Janet McGoldrick, Janae's Mother. Again, Janae's Step Dad, and Sergio's Step Father-in-law.

How the funds will be spent (be specific as possible): It will be spent ENTIRELY on them. They need everything. They just got married last year, and had just bought brand new furniture, a new bed, table, couch and chair and had gottten their place the way they wanted. Sergio, had suits for work, and Janae is a nurse and had scrubs, and clothing. They literally came that night to our house in pamamas. Janae lost her car, and everything that was in it. Both their computers, tablets, TV's, EVERYTHING! She didn't even have a charger for her phone, and her purse burned too.

Your withdrawal plan to get the funds from the campaign to the ultimate beneficiary/ies: I intend on taking all the money and (this is my first time doing this, so I'm not sure of the procedure) but either tranfering it to their account directly, or withdrawing it and handing it over to them, depending on what options are given. It's 100% their money!

Thank you very much.
Craig Gaylord
Janaes Facebook page.
Sergio's page


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Organizer and beneficiary

Craig Gaylord 
Santa Rosa, CA
Janae Torres 
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