Portland Meadows Donation Drive - Jockey April Boag Loses Home in Fire
Portland Meadows jockey April Boag lost her home and all of her belongings in a fire on February 11, 2013.
April and her two children escaped any serious injuries, but have nothing left, only the clothes they had on at the time.
Portland Meadows Racetrack is collecting donations to help April and her family through Thursday, February 21 and will ship everything to April and her family on the following day.
In addition to cash donations which can be made at Guest Services HQ, clothes, shoes, personal items, toiletries, towels, backpacks and school supplies are needed and greatly appreciated.
Please join Portland Meadows in helping a friend in time of need.
April: shirts – small; pants – 0; shoes 8 – 8 ½
Diego (5 year old boy): clothes size 4/5 T; shoes 10 children
Brooke (12 year old girl); clothes size large junior; shoes 9 women
Should you wish to send April a donation directly, you can send her mail to:
Pleasanton Stable Gate
4501 Pleasanton Ave
Pleasanton, CA 94566