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♥Tragic Fire in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug♥

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Raised by 263 people in 19 days
Created May 2, 2019
A tragic fire has struck Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug (KI) a First Nations community in Northern Ontario.  At least five people have passed. Donations are urgently needed to support food and shelter for family members who are travelling home, family members' flights, food and shelter for volunteers, and funeral costs. Everyone in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug has been touched by this devastating loss. We are calling on the world to come together to bring hope and support to the community. Meegwetch. 

Updates will be posted as available.  STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED. PLEASE PRAY, SUPPORT, SHARE. http://www.netnewsledger.com/2019/05/09/state-of-emergency-declared-in-kitchenuhmaykoosib-inninuwug/

News coverage:
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder-bay/big-trout-fire-1.5120412
http://www.netnewsledger.com/2019/05/02/five-claims-five-lives-in-kitchenuhmaykoosib-inninuwug/
https://aptnnews.ca/2019/05/02/5-family-members-dead-after-early-morning-fire-in-kitchenuhmaykoosib-inninuwug/
https://beta.ctvnews.ca/national/canada/2019/5/2/1_4405783.html
https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.cbc.ca/amp/1.5121358
http://www.netnewsledger.com/2019/05/06/kitchenuhmaykoosib-inninuwug-first-nation-fire-update-1/
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-house-blaze-kills-mother-four-children-in-first-nation-community-with/
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-calls-for-fire-protection-improvements-intensify-after-tragedy/
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The children are making decorated notes for a memorial tree ❤️
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Chief Donny Morris has declared a state of emergency. Your ongoing support and prayers are needed. Please share this. Costs are $10,000 plus per day for the Nation. http://www.netnewsledger.com/2019/05/09/state-of-emergency-declared-in-kitchenuhmaykoosib-inninuwug/
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Meegwetch for the messages, donations, and care. The names of the individuals who passed are now being shared, they are ❤ Geraldine Chapman ❤ Shyra Shadara Taylor Bella Chapman age six ❤ Angel Kenisha Mckay aged 12,❤ Karl Jovon Cutfeet aged nine ❤ and Hailey Ocean Jenna Chapman aged seven❤. Please pray for the community and share the request for support.
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Chi-miigwetch to everyone for your care and support. Please keep Kitchenuhmaykoosib in your prayers tonight.
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Raised by 263 people in 19 days
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