Wildfire Relief Fund for Jack, Missy and Tony

My name is Min Jung Tavella, and I am Jack's stepmom and a friend of Missy and Tony. 

On October 14, 2020, a small fire started north of Hot Sulphur Springs in northcentral Colorado. Within 10 days, the East Troublesome Fire has burned to over 192,000 acres with only a 20% containment. Fortunately, Missy and Tony were able to safely evacuate their farm animals in time including their cows, goats and chickens. On October 21, extreme winds caused the fire to significantly expand to more than 6,000 acres per hour and directly impacted their property. Missy, Tony, my stepson (Jack), their 3 dogs and cat were in imminent danger and fled the property. 

We are raising funds to help Missy, Tony and Jack and offset some of the expenses they are going to incur as they rebuild their home. With winter coming, they are looking to purchase a Four Season Camper to be nearby their property during the rebuild and to be close to their farm animals. They are kindhearted people and always looking to help others. 

Natural disasters of this magnitude can cause emotional stress and financial costs, and we hope to alleviate some of the stress that they will face as they begin to recover and rebuild. 

Thank you for any donations, I know they appreciate it from the bottom of their hearts. It would also mean a lot to Brett, Aria and I too. 



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  • Jennifer Tuomi 
    • $50 
    • 8 hrs
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 10 hrs
  • Rob Defraia 
    • $100 
    • 1 d
  • Trish Bragdon 
    • $100 
    • 1 d
  • Danielle Fortier 
    • $50 
    • 1 d
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Organizer and beneficiary

Min Jung Tavella 
Denver, CO
Missy Henton 
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