Operation bring Sarah home

Our dear friend, family member and Cincinnati Native, Sarah is stuck on St Thomas.  After surviving 2 category 5 hurricanes the devastation and loss is unimaginable.  Little to no help is being offered on the island to help them evacuate. The National Guard is doing their best to protect the remaining residents on the island but even that is not enough.  Sarah’s safety is our number 1 priority and we feel at this time the situation is becoming more and more dire to get her out.  Food and water is rapidly diminishing and with no definitive answer as to how long their supplies and resoures need to last.  Rumors of attacks are becoming more prevalent.  Luckily Sarah is in a group of 2 other residents who are armed and offering as much protection as possible.  The entire group is trying their hardest to get off the island.  The girls feel safe now with the increase in military presence but are scared about the lack of communication.  Currently all of the surrounding airports are closed.  We are hearing that when they do open, commercial flights will be the last priority.  A private charter or jet is our best option at the moment.  We are trying to find a reputable charter company now.  The cost could be up to $20,000.  If you know anyone with any connections to private charters or jets please contact us.  Help us get Sarah off the island and to the safety and comfort of her friends and family.  Any amount is greatly appreciated.  Please continue to prayer for her safety and the safety of those stranded on the islands. 

Donations will be used to secure transportation for Sarah Kasel to get back to the United States.  Any leftover donations will be used to help rebuild her life or given to a reputable Charity assisting with the rebuild of St. Thomas.
  • Doug Kasel 
    • $1,000 
    • 50 mos
  • Ryan Douglas 
    • $50 
    • 50 mos
  • Stephanie Wiesner 
    • $150 
    • 50 mos
  • Melissa Tiegelmann 
    • $50 
    • 50 mos
  • Chris Sto 
    • $20 
    • 50 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Andrea Colletta-Jones 
Loveland, OH
Jack Kasel 
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