Trending on GoFundMe: Community Rallies to Help Portsmouth Police Chaplain Purchase New Car

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. October 18, 2016 - Portsmouth Police Chaplain Mark Karika lost his car recently in an accident. Mark needs a vehicle in order to get to work, so one of his colleagues, Brian Moody, set up a GoFundMe campaign on his behalf. In just two weeks, 41 people have helped raise over $2,100.

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Moody wrote about Mark on the campaign page, “He's always provided a listening ear to a lot of us and given us encouraging words and godly council and a smile that lights up the room. He's a loving husband, father, grandfather, coworker, friend, and pastor. Let's do this to return the favor and show him some love and encouragement.”

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Contact: Bart Jackson | bjackson@gofundme.com| 415.517.2364

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