"Camp Fire" Destroys Home


My name is Dessy White, my brother, Ralph/Josh, his wife/my sister, Shelly, my nieces,  Alex and Tori, have lost everything. The "Camp Fire" blew up the hill from Paradise and went right through their home.  They were, thank God! able to get out with plenty of time, as well as take the animals.  They are safe, however, we did just find out that their home, was not so lucky.   They only had the clothes on their backs, and a couple days worth, a couple of beloved books, and some pictures.  They weren't able to get much more than that because they had to save room for their massive sized dog.   

Hearing the devastation in my brother's voice is beyond heartbreaking.  He has always been strong for his family, now he needs our help.  They do have fire insurance, however, it's not going to replace anything in the home, if it even covers a new home!! 


The girls are being so strong and holding it together as best as they can.  They know they have lost everything, but they know it could have been worse.  I cant help but cry, being so proud of them for being so strong.  They wont have a home for Christmas.... That's all I keep thinking about.... while yes, it could be much worse, and I am so thankful to God that it is not worse....


My sister right now, is sharing pages like this one to help others.  Not even thinking about the fact that they also have lost everything, and have no idea when they will be able to even start rebuilding their lives.  

So I am asking you, please consider helping out this amazing family that I love with all of my heart! Anything and everything is greatly appreciated. 

Thank you so very much for taking the time to read this, and please share it with as many people as you can.

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Organizer and beneficiary

Desiree White 
Coulterville, CA
Ralph N' Shelly White 
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