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A fundraising page has been set up for the four U.S Forest Service firefighter families who lost their homes on the second day of the Sand Fire.

The fire broke out in the wash north of Sand Canyon Road in Canyon Country on June 22 and appeared to be knocked down at 20 acres when it jumped the train tracks and headed into the hills.

The next day, it hit the Bear Divide ranger station and destroyed the homes of the Chavez, Robledo, Toscano and Shock families while the “heads of household” were away protecting others.

Now, they need help to rebuild. Set up by Angelica Pizano, the YouCaring page is looking to raise $60,000 to help the families through a transitional period.

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  1. I would like to give directly to a family starting over. I plan to clear out my kitchen and upon finding out what this family needs maybe I have it and can give it to them. I gave thru and message on FB but would rathe know I am dealing with a family to get them what I have that they need. Thank You Ginger Mac Donald
    I am deaf and my caption phone will be sent to the family that I can help who are one of these 4 families the $60,000 is going to. I have donated to GoFundMe from the beginning but I have things they will need. Thank You again.

  2. Patrick Comey says:

    Didn’t these unfortunate folks have insurance?

  3. Tom Tucker says:

    Do u need furniture?

  4. Ang Pizano Ang Pizano says:

    Thank you for sharing!❤️

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