Update March 11 8pm
The total funds raised now exceed $16,000. That's more than halfway to the campaign's goal of $30,000.
Update 1:00pm March 6
The campaign to support Shi Chen and family has surpassed $11,000 in less than two full days.
Update 8:00pm March 5
The total has risen above $9400 in a single day of fundraising.
Update 12:30pm March 5
After only one day, the GoFundMe campaign to help a struggling mom and her restaurant in the Admiral District of West Seattle has hit $6250 on the way to the $30,000 goal. Shi Qiu Chen lost her husband and partner in the New Leaf Bistro in late January and has been faced with reduced credit limits and very high funeral expenses. A single mom now, she needs help to stay afloat. The generosity of the people in West Seattle has proven once again to be inspirational. If you want to help please visit the page and make a donation of any size.
Original Post March 4