PLEASE NOTE: Donations made through this website will be reflected. Donations we have received via check sent through the U.S. Postal Services or hand delivered are also included but unable to reflect via this site. So we will alsways include the correct balance of funds needed.Contact the Organizer
WHO IS EMMA ROSS
Have you ever met a giving person even though they didn't have much? Someone who loves, supports and prays for everyone on a daily basis regardless to who they are or what they have done? We'll this person is Mother Emma Ross.
Emma is one of the Charter Members of the St. Matthew Baptist Church in Fresno, CA. She is also the "Mother" of our church, and a Prayer Warrior. Mother Ross, has been recognized by City Officials including the former Mayor of Fresno, CA Mr. Jim Patterson .
Note Change: (after reviewing official proclamation it was Mayor Jim Patterson and not Mayor Allen Autry as previously stated.)
Mother Ross loss her only son to a terminal illness in 2012, and is a widow. At 84 years of age Emma walks everyday, prepares her own meals, but does require help with many things in and around her home that require additional finances which she does not have.
WHAT IS THE NEED & WHY
Mother Ross currently needs her Roof Repaired on her 60 year old home. Her home currently has 3 layers on it and leaks when it rains. The Contractor has submitted what is needed including the $4,300.00 cost. We are blessed by the discount extended by the Contractor to help Mother Ross. Below is a list of the repairs, and total cost:
1. Remove existing build-up roofing material (3 layers) Dispose of material
2. Repair rafter tails & roof deck
3. Install #40 base felt
4. Install 2x4 drip edge and roof jacks
5. Install build-up (torch-down) roofing material
6. Seal all flashings and jacks
7. Dispose of debris related to work
Note: Licensed Contractor: Rudy Solorio Roofing Inc. License No#901499
Please help us help Emma. God Bless You.