Tag Archive for gofundme

REAL Program Needs Fire Sprinklers for New Home

12/30/17 The REAL Program (Reading and Educational Assistance for Learning) has found a new home near the Brickett School in Lynn for “…homework help, reading and enrichment such as music, art, stories, games and walking trips to nearby Red Rock Park.” However, they need money for a fire sprinkler system before they can start their…

GoFundMe for Grove Street Fire Victims

On Saturday December 16th 2017 the apartment that my boyfriend and I were renting went up in flames. Everyone made it out safely with the exception of 3 cats that may or may not have escaped the blaze. Unfortunately we did not have renters insurance and we lost every possession we had. We left with…

GoFundMe for Zangiband Family

3/29/17 Sina Zangiband was fatally shot Monday, a tragic story covered extensively by area news outlets. A friend of Sina’s mother set up this GoFundMe page to help the Zangiband’s cover funeral expenses. An innocent young man’s life was taken tragically too soon this week. Sina Zangiband was a hard working young man doing his…

LYSOA starts GoFundMe for Recent Fire Victims

12/7/15 Bruce Place Fire Relief Fund Excerpt: On the morning of Friday December 4th, a devastating fire burnt down a three story apartment on Bruce Place in Lynn, MA being the city’s deadliest fire since 1999. The fire left four killed, two seriously injured, and 18 now homeless. The victims were only able to escape…

Help a Classical Athlete Compete in Australia!

“Rams Run Down Down Under” From the gofundme page – My name is Agnes Bangura and I am a sophomore at Lynn Classical High School. I was recently invited to Down Under Sports Track & Field Tournament on the Gulf Coast of Australia, an annual three day track meet involving three hundred high school athletes,…

“Thieves won’t stop the music!”

Atlantic Toyota Sales Manager Anthony Nash launched this gofundme campaign upon hearing of the break-in at the LynnArts Building earlier this week, where Building Bridges Through Music is located.  Thieves took $20,000 in instruments and other gear that the non-profit youth program had worked hard to obtain through generous donations and relentless fundraising. The story…

Lynn family seeks help with funeral expenses

“As many of you have heard Erin, Tammy, and Tommy have lost their mother, Kim Bowdren, recently and unexpectedly. She was a beautiful 55 year young loving mother, grandmother, sister, daughter, friend, and overall woman.”   “The only problem is that there was absolutely no insurance to cover any of the costs of her funeral or burial. We…