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Rachel Brown Post Arson Fire Recovery Fund

Closed Cause page created in the Disaster category by Hayley Sigmund for Rachel Brown

  • $3,175.00 donated
  • 36 generous donors
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Rachel has the biggest heart but the worst luck in life. Let’s help support her & her family as they rebuild their lives from this tragedy.

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In the early hours of the 28th of February my sister Rachel Brown’s garage caught fire, tragically this fire spread quickly through the roof of house. Fortunately we are so grateful that Rachel & my nephew Matty escaped with their lives. Unfortunately they (& my niece Caitlin living in Christchurch currently) lost everything.

Rachel has the biggest heart but the worst luck in life. Rachel is such an amazing support for me & many other people in her life, often putting others before herself so it’s time for us to support her back.

Rachel & Matty are currently relying on the kindness of friends for somewhere to live. Alot of what they lost is irreplaceable but your donation can help them to rebuild a new life for them including a big move for Matty as he heads to Christchurch to live with his Poppa.

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As they were not insured, they will need help to rebuild Rachel, Matty & Caitlin’s life to help replace what they have lost. Help get Matty to Christchurch to live with his Poppa & help Rachel secure somewhere to live.

Page created by:

Hayley Sigmund

Bay of Plenty

Rachel is not only my sister but one of my closest friends & has been an amazing support for me with many things in my life including the loss of our Mummy. I want to do my best to support her through this tough time.

All funds raised benefit:

Rachel Brown

Bay of Plenty

Funds will be paid to a verified bank account of Rachel Brown.
“Wish i could do more my friend”
“So sorry this has happened guys!!! Please let us know if there is anything else we can do to help! xx”
“Words cannot even describe how heartbroken I am for you Rach, Matty and Cait. I'm so angry this evil person would do this to you all! I hope they get the maximum sentence. This is all I can afford right now but I will share this on my Facebook page too. With all our love from Australia.. From Alicia, Immy, Bailey and baby Bella. Xo”
“After everything you’ve been through and to see you out so positive and still smiling is incredible”
“Love you Rach xxx”
“Praying you get the support you need in this really rough time. Came to know about your story through Matilda Rice’s insta story x”
“Thinking of you & yr family Rach xx”
“Rach, I am so sorry to hear that life has thrown another curve ball your way. I remember you as such a resilient, kind and generous person. Go well, be strong, lean on others when you need to and know that lots of people care. Sending much love. xox”
“Really sorry to hear this guys. Chin up Rach!”
“So sorry to hear this Rach xx”
  • $3,175.00 donated
  • 36 generous donors

$3,175 donated

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  Closed This cause page was created on 07 Mar 2018 and closed at 11:59 NZST (UTC +12:00) on 08 Jun 2018.

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