Veteran Lost Everything in Harvey

***UPDATE*** Marco and his family have been rescued.  Here is the video:

Marco Badillo is a USMC Purple Heart Veteran from the Battle of Fallujah, who has been severely affected by Hurricane Harvey and the Houston flooding.
Marco has two young boys with autism, a diabetic father with spine problems, and a mother that lives with him.
Due to the flooding caused by Harvey, Marco lost his car, his truck, and has had to abandon his home.
Marco's family currently has nowhere to go, and they are unsure when they might be able to get back to their house and belongings.

We are trying to raise funds for Marco and his family so they can buy food, clothing, and pay for some cleanup at their house until FEMA and insurance come through.

To satisfy GoFundMe's anti-fraud guidance:
1. I am Jon Linhart from Houston, TX.  
2. I served with Marco in the Marine Corps.
3. 100% of the funds will go directly to Marco and his family.  The funds will be used for clothing, food, cleanup, transportation, and other expenses until FEMA and insurance come through.
4.  Marco will access the funds directly from the GoFundMe page


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Organizer and beneficiary

Jon El 
Houston, TX
Marco Badillo 
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