Military family loses home, gains neighbor support
lightning storm school supplies
A community is rallying around a military family of four who lost their home and everything they own in a fire.
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00:05 They see what's left of their -- Wonder how they
00:08 escaped with their lives changed with a flash of lightning --
00:12 -- wanted to -- Any gifts just powered with -- don't
00:16 want a Corey their daughter's six year old Paisley and nine
00:19 year old police -- are finding out. Their neighbors generosity and
00:24 caring are more powerful than any lightning storm. They are filling
00:28 Michelle -- garage down the street with clothing books school supplies.
00:33 And let them know that there's not people out there that
00:36 will help them. In the -- need. Around the corner carvings
00:40 of Odeo -- -- is helping coordinate donations of gift cards
00:43 and cash. For this air force reservists recently back from active
00:47 duty overseas. For him and his family. He's actually given his
00:51 life. For our freedom for -- I think that's the least
00:56 that we can do for him is to come out and
00:58 help him he's given everything so that we could be here.
01:02 Immediately people wait in food -- Got close they -- like
01:06 what are your kids where what what what can we do
01:09 to help. And I didn't know if we didn't think about
01:12 and I think he will not -- -- you know our
01:15 heart -- it. Just it is just overwhelming isn't really yet.
01:20 They do have insurance but it turns out their best insurance.
01:24 Is their neighbors. --