♥Tragic Fire in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug♥

A tragic fire has struck Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug (KI) a First Nations community in Northern Ontario.  At least five people have passed. Donations are urgently needed to support food and shelter for family members who are travelling home, family members' flights, food and shelter for volunteers, and funeral costs. Everyone in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug has been touched by this devastating loss. We are calling on the world to come together to bring hope and support to the community. Meegwetch. 

Updates will be posted as available.  STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED. PLEASE PRAY, SUPPORT, SHARE. http://www.netnewsledger.com/2019/05/09/state-of-emergency-declared-in-kitchenuhmaykoosib-inninuwug/

News coverage:
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder-bay/big-trout-fire-1.5120412
http://www.netnewsledger.com/2019/05/02/five-claims-five-lives-in-kitchenuhmaykoosib-inninuwug/
https://aptnnews.ca/2019/05/02/5-family-members-dead-after-early-morning-fire-in-kitchenuhmaykoosib-inninuwug/
https://beta.ctvnews.ca/national/canada/2019/5/2/1_4405783.html
https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.cbc.ca/amp/1.5121358
http://www.netnewsledger.com/2019/05/06/kitchenuhmaykoosib-inninuwug-first-nation-fire-update-1/
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-house-blaze-kills-mother-four-children-in-first-nation-community-with/
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-calls-for-fire-protection-improvements-intensify-after-tragedy/

Donations (0)

  • Susan Barnes 
    • $120 
    • 3 mos
  • Jeff Christy 
    • $50 
    • 3 mos
  • Barbara Russell-Mahoney  
    • $500 
    • 3 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 3 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $25 
    • 3 mos

Fundraising team: KI Support (2) 

Sinead Dearman 
Organizer
Raised $920 from 13 donations
Big Trout Lake, ON
Noah A. Chapman 
Team member
Raised $2,815 from 19 donations
This team raised $26,222 from 232 other donations.
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