Donations Sought For Family Displace By December Fire

Donations can be dropped off at Hanaford or Meadowbrook Farms during school hours.

A fire at 75 Brookside Drive in December rendered the house uninhabitable. Credit: EG Patch
A fire at 75 Brookside Drive in December rendered the house uninhabitable. Credit: EG Patch

A collection of clothing and furnishing has begun for the family displaced after a fire in December caused significant damage at their Brookside Drive house.

They lost all their belongings in the fire. 

The collection is being organized by the PTGs of Hanaford and Meadowbrook Farms schools. Among the items requested are clothes and furnishings for their temporary home. 

Here are the sizes needed for clothing: 

4-year-old girl – size 12 shoes

                          size 4T clothing

6-year-old boy – size 13 shoes

                          size 6/7 clothing

10-year-old girl – size 4 shoes

                           size 10/12 clothing

The household items needed include:

  • dining table and chairs
  • pots & pans
  • dishes

If you have anything you would like to donate, please drop it at Meadowbrook or Hanaford during school hours. For larger items or for more information, contact Cheryl Osborne and Amy Clarke at meadowbrookfarmsptg@gmail.com, or call Cheryl at 916-549-2570.

Cheryl O. January 16, 2014 at 10:15 PM
We have had an amazing response to date. We have already accepted donations of clothing, dishes, beds, bureaus, couches and a dining table and chairs. Gift cards to stores, such as Target and Walmart are appreciated to purchase additional household items. Thank you so very much. -Cheryl Osborne


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »