$180,000 raised for victims of SF apartment building fire

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Friday, February 27, 2015
building on fire at Mission and 22nd streets in San Francisco
At Mission and 22nd streets a massive fire destroyed a multi-use building and one person died, 6 others were injured.

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Residents of the San Francisco Mission apartment building that burned last month are rejoicing this morning. Things are looking up for them after a local blogger raised $180,000 on a crowd-funding site to help them find new homes. Fifty-four tenants were forced out of their homes by the massive blaze that killed one man.

Last night, 27-year old Zack Crockett handed out checks at the Salvation Army shelter where many had been living since then. They range from $6,000 to $15,000 the money came from a stunning 2,300 donors.

If you'd like to donate to help the victims of the Mission District fire, click here.

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