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… An Amazing Tale of Generosity [#Natalie ‘ s Cakes and More]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Thursday,April 7th,2016

.. this one is a real tear – jerker ..

.. Natalie duBose worked for years to save money . She wanted to open her own business . She loved to do cakes , cake decorating , desserts , and other items . Well , fate intervened …

.. Ferguson , Missouri happened …

.. [h/t — theRightScoop.com]..
.. [link] to the interview segment …

.. Natalie had just opened her business this spring . Then , the Michael Brown saga intervened . Not just one set of riots ,but two sets. The second set of riots , though , was the far more devastating …. a great deal of damage was done to her bake shop in the November riots …

.. well , America stepped up . A campaign was started on the crowdfunding site called GoFundMe . She did not know what would happen . Wow , did you respond … over $625,000 was raised , and Natalie was able to fully rebuild her shop … and then some …

.. now , with the notoriety , she has been able to ” go national … ” . She is able to accept orders [literally] from anywhere in the country . She has far more business than she can handle . She has 8 employees , and she is expanding locally , principally …

.. God Bless You , Natalie duBose , and Good Luck , Always !!

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