Janine Shaffer needs a place to liv

$14,565 of $20k goal

Raised by 173 people in 2 months
Mark Glover
on behalf of Janine Shaffer
 MONROE, WA
Janine Shaffer is disabled, and living on a limited income. She was living with her mother, and they  were attacked in their home yesterday by a man with a knife. Her mother died. The killer tried to kill Janine too, and she was seriously injured but was tough, fought back, and has survived. 
    Janine feels she cannot live in the same place where her mother was killed, and where she nearly died. She does not have the funds to be able to live in an apartment, but will probably qualify for public senior housing.
   She needs funds to be able to temporarily obtain a small apartment, with first and last months rent, deposit, and to live until she can get into government housing. Small apartments in the area run anywhere from 800-1200 per month, and with a deposit, we estimate $20,000 should be sufficient for about 1 year. Please give what you can, and tell your friends. She is a strong woman, but really needs some help now. At this time she has not yet been released from the hospital, but she is improving.

I am her brother, and am posting this on her behalf. Thank you in advance.
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Update 6
Posted by Mark Glover
1 month ago
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Closing on $14,000!!! I love you guys!
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Update 5
Posted by Mark Glover
2 months ago
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Nearly $12K! Thank you everyone!
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Update 4
Posted by Mark Glover
2 months ago
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We are more than half way. I can't tell you how much you are helping, and how much we appreciate all you have done.
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Update 3
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2 months ago
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Nearly $8000 so far, you people are amazing! Thank you all for your assistance!
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Jeka Trees
2 months ago
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I am overwhelmed and humbled by the generosity you have all shown for Janine (my mom). She is truly blessed and surrounded by love. She is amazing, and your friendships are truly a testament to everything I already know and love about her. Thank you from every ounce of my broken heart.

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Terri Decker
2 months ago
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I just want to say thank you to all the wonderful people helping my family out at this time. God bless each and every one of you

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Barbara Halstead
1 month ago
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We did some fundraising at the Senior Center for Janine tonight and her Friday night bingo family managed to raise over $900.00 dollars for her. She was definitely missed tonight but is in all our prayer. So proud to be a part of it and several of us will be there Sunday to support Janine & her family...

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Paula SWilson
2 months ago

I'm so sorry, Barb was the sweetest, help out the other guy person, this is unfathonable to me. She was truly a nice person. Bless you,

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Ashley James
2 months ago

I am here for you J9! Anything you need please ask. I want to help you in anyway that I can! Know you have so many friends and family that love you and want to see you well. BIG HUGS TO YOU!!!!

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Micheal C Bower
2 months ago

Helped some Buddy! Prayers to your family during this difficult time..

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Barbara Halstead
2 months ago

I know Janine from bingo where she is a regular every Friday, Will keep her in my prayers, We will also be doing some fundraising for her thru the Senior Center.

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$14,565 of $20k goal

Raised by 173 people in 2 months
Created February 20, 2017
Mark Glover  
on behalf of Janine Shaffer
LM
$50
Laura Mahal
23 days ago

Terribly sad situation. Healing wishes to all of you.

RG
$50
ROBIN goetz
28 days ago

I wish I could do more, my heart and prayers go out to you. I am so sorry that you lost your mom.

ES
$5
Elena Shirinkina
1 month ago
TH
$50
Terri Hemmann
1 month ago
JC
$25
Jennie Clark
1 month ago
DB
$100
Dan & Loretta Burke
1 month ago
NH
$15
Nicole Heitzler
1 month ago
AM
$35
Abby Melgar
1 month ago
$50
Cheri Misich
1 month ago

May God bless you with healing of body and heart.

$10
Eve Whittle
1 month ago
Jeka Trees
2 months ago
7
7

I am overwhelmed and humbled by the generosity you have all shown for Janine (my mom). She is truly blessed and surrounded by love. She is amazing, and your friendships are truly a testament to everything I already know and love about her. Thank you from every ounce of my broken heart.

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Terri Decker
2 months ago
5
5

I just want to say thank you to all the wonderful people helping my family out at this time. God bless each and every one of you

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Barbara Halstead
1 month ago
3
3

We did some fundraising at the Senior Center for Janine tonight and her Friday night bingo family managed to raise over $900.00 dollars for her. She was definitely missed tonight but is in all our prayer. So proud to be a part of it and several of us will be there Sunday to support Janine & her family...

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Paula SWilson
2 months ago

I'm so sorry, Barb was the sweetest, help out the other guy person, this is unfathonable to me. She was truly a nice person. Bless you,

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Ashley James
2 months ago

I am here for you J9! Anything you need please ask. I want to help you in anyway that I can! Know you have so many friends and family that love you and want to see you well. BIG HUGS TO YOU!!!!

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Micheal C Bower
2 months ago

Helped some Buddy! Prayers to your family during this difficult time..

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Barbara Halstead
2 months ago

I know Janine from bingo where she is a regular every Friday, Will keep her in my prayers, We will also be doing some fundraising for her thru the Senior Center.

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