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Help for Laura and Kids

Closed Cause page created in the Community category by CONSCIOUS KIDS for Laura McLeod


$53,494 donated

Given by 709 generous donors in 3 months

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Support for Laura and her two young children who lost their beloved Leslie Gelberger -WESTLAKE GIRLS teacher- due to a tragic incident.

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Tragedy In Memory Family Support

Laura and her boys have lost their beloved Leslie in a tragic incident while out enjoying his favourite past time swimming.

Leslie Gelberger a much loved husband, father, friend and teacher at Westlake girls school. Was an avid outdoors man who lived for his family.

Laura and the boys need financial support during this trying time as Leslie's teaching job was their only source of income. It is hard at times of tragedy to think beyond the pain, however Laura and her boys need ALL YOUR SUPPORT at this time.

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11843278

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/91818918/body-missing-a-leg-spotted-from-passenger-ferry-in-auckland-bay

Use of funds

As Leslie was the only source of income for his family at the time of his untimely death, the funds raised will go to Laura to help her continue to raise their boys during this tragic time.


Latest donations

  • Margaret Choi and family

    Margaret Choi and family on 23 Jul 2017

    $300

    We are so very very sorry for your loss. Leslie was a close and dear friend to my brother Eric. May you find strength and peace in the wonderful memories you have of Leslie and the time you all had together.

    $300

  • Mark Ho

    Mark Ho on 11 Jul 2017

    $100

    $100

  • Guest Donor

    Guest Donor on 08 Jul 2017

    $100

    $100

  • xiaoting

    xiaoting on 11 Jun 2017

    $40

    Wish you all the best

    $40

  • ARVIND AGRAVAL

    ARVIND AGRAVAL on 09 Jun 2017

    $300

    $300

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CONSCIOUS KIDS

Business
Auckland

We are Laura's friends who are rallying around her in this greatest of all tragedies. Laura is a Conscious Kids supervisor and a much loved mum and supporter of the Conscious kids way of life. As Leslie and Laura are Canadian their families are not in NZ and we feel Laura needs our support more than ever at this time.

All funds raised benefit

Laura McLeod

Individual
Auckland

Funds will be paid to a verified bank account of Laura McLeod.

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“Wish you all the best”
“I've had trouble processing this news. Leslie was an amazing man. Laura and Leslie finding each other, travelling the world and seeking knowledge and adventure, including two lovely boys still warms my heart. Love, strength, peace, and compassion. From Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.”
“We are sorry for your loss.”
“Leslie's positive attitude was an inspiration.”
“Sweet Laura, Leslie was such a fantastic human being... Your family is so beautiful and strong! He will live in your hearts and memories forever! Our deepest and most sincere condolences. All our love to you and your boys now and always! Trixi and Johnny”
“From a CBS family that wishes you strength and amazing memories of your husband/Dad. May the waves of grief not always be a raging storm.”
“We are friends of your Aunt Sue in Toronto. While we will never know or understand your pain, we can share in your sense of loss and sadness and we send out our prayers and best wishes to all of you at this critical time in your lives.”
“WE WISH YOU ALL THE BEST”
“Be blessed x”
“We are so terribly sorry for your loss”
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