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Family Home Destroyed by Fire

Closed Cause page created in the Disaster category by Andrew Goldie for Tracey-Lee Dalton

$13,087 donated
Given by 177 generous donors in around 6 months

Urgent funds needed to help a family who have lost everything to a house fire and who's income is directly affected by work disruption.

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On 11 July fire ripped through the home of a Maraetai family of 4. Their home is gone and most of their belongings have been lost.

The family have insurance but there will be a shortfall and the funds will take time to process. This family are hard working but struggle to make ends meet at the best of times. Right now this is the worst of times.

There will be a corresponding page for practical help, but there is an urgent need for some direct money too, as all of their income is subject to the hours they can work, which is very disrupted as they try to cope with this terrible tragedy. Their expenses are far beyond their means to pay them right now.

Andrew Goldie's involvement (page creator)

Close family friend. Because they are traumatised by their house burning down, I'm coordinating support effort

Use of funds

Immediate living expenses to cover loss of work. Food. Clothing and essential items. Shortfall in insurance.

Latest donations

Suzanne J
Suzanne J on 19 Dec 2019
In memory of Red who had a huge kind heart
Guest Donor
Guest Donor on 26 Nov 2019
If anyone can make it through this one it's going to be you guys. With love.
Sue on 30 Oct 2019
So sorry to hear about this months later. Hang in there TL
Meagan on 09 Aug 2019
Guest Donor
Guest Donor on 08 Aug 2019
Thinking of you all

Who's involved?

Tracey-Lee Dalton's avatar
Paying to a verified bank account of Tracey-Lee Dalton

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This page was created on 14 Jul 2019 and closed on 14 Jan 2020.
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