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Nijin John Fund Raising

$23,480 of $18,000 goal

Raised by 280 people in 11 days
Created February 11, 2018
Vivin Mathew
on behalf of Jophin Joseph Challackal
Nijin John - a research student from UVIC Vancouver Island passed away yesterday while surfing in Tofino. He was a beloved son, brother, and a friend . 
RIP Brother! 
Hope God gives his family the strength and fortitude to bear this tragic loss.
 
This page is to help fund his funeral expenses.


NOTE:
My name is Vivin Mathew (Treasurer, Kerala Cultural Association of British Columbia, kcabc) 
- a good friend of Nijin John.
I am based in Vancouver, Canada .
This fund will be used for the funeral expenses and all remaining amount will be handed over to his parents .
I am in constant touch with the local guardian of Nijin and will be transferring the funds to the authorized person once i get to know the details and will keep everyone updated. Thanks!
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Thanks all for your contributions.
Wanted to share an update with you all.
Initially the plan was to transfer the funds to kcabc.org and then kcabc will handover the funds to the authorized representative of Nijin.
But there was a delay in doing so, and in order to avoid any further delays, we'll be transferring the funds directly to Jophin Challackal who has been authorized by George Johnkutty(Nijin's dad) to carry over the formalities in Canada and repatriation to India.
Once again thank you everyone for supporting and donating generously.
Thanks!
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Hello All,
Once again thank you everyone for your donations.
A fund transfer has been initiated to transfer the funds to KCABC(Kerala Cultural Association of BC, kcabc.org)- a non profit organization in Vancouver, BC
Jophin Challackal(authorized local guardian of Nijin) has left to Vancouver Island this morning to start with the proceedings. KCABC will issue cheques to Jophin for all the expenses incurred and the remaining funds will be transferred to Nijins parents by KCABC.
Once again my heartfelt thank you to everyone for all your support.
May God bless you and your family.
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Thank you everyone for your generous donations so far!
May God bless you and your family.
We ll keep everyone updated with the proceedings. Thanks!
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$23,480 of $18,000 goal

Raised by 280 people in 11 days
Created February 11, 2018
Vivin Mathew
on behalf of Jophin Joseph Challackal
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