Family of 8 Lost Everything in Fire

On 3/16/2018, my family lost their home and possessions due to a house fire. They are staying with relatives, but are going to need some serious support in order to rebuild their lives.

The family is the Rivera/Walker family of Central Islip.

This is a great family, and it is hard to see them suffer like this. They are always the first to help out other people, now it is time for us to help them.

They need clothing, toiletries, toys for the kids, household supplies, and somewhere to live.

Anything you can give would be greatly appreciated.

If you wish to donate clothing, here is what they need:

Boys 6 to 8
Boys Large
Boys Extra Large
Girl Extra Small/Size 0

If you wish to drop off clothes, please contact me for the address.

Note from Annie:
Unfortunately on Friday March 16th the house that my late father built a career Navy man of 25 years and Veteran of World War II and Korea had burned down. This traumatic and devastating event left my family of 8 to include my mother 84 stricken with cancer, my five children ranging from 6 to 18 years of age my husband and I and our 3 canine and 3 Feline companions homeless.Any assistance would be deeply and heartfelt appreciated. My family and I would like to thank you for your support. Gratefully the Rivera family.


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Organizer and beneficiary

Jill Pollachek 
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
Ann Rivera 
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