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Blog entry by Schummie posted 09-01-2008 06:58 PM 1269 reads 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Dear Lumberjock friends,

I want to thank the 5 Lumberjocks who try to help me to realize my dream.
This people send me a donation and I want to thank them from the bottom off my heart.
It feels so unbelievable good that strange people, from a far away country, try to help you.
The feeling, thankfulness is maybe more worth than the money and that is maybe good in this case
because the fund raising was unfortunately not really a success.
I find it for Al the most unfortunate that the fund raising was not really a success, he did everything to make
it a success, but sometimes you need more people to make it a success

I don’t now off you read about the fund raising which Al organist for me.
Al Navas, a Lumberjock, have the previous 2 weeks a fund raising organized for me.
Al, was touched by my case, and he wants to help me to realize my dream, to do some little woodworking again.
a little time to think off something else than the pain.
First I was not very happy whit this idea, it feels very strange, a fund raising for me?
But Al was so impassioned and I thought maybe this was the way that God choose for me to realize my dream.
If you are interested in my story, you can read it on the blog/website from Al, see here

Thanks again the Lumberjocks who tried to help.

God bless you, Henrie alias Schummie.

Sorry for my English, it is very difficult to translate your feelings in a other languages

- – A question from someone, off a donation is still possible? Yes, off course, I will be very thankful, but a donation for the casualty’s from GUSTAV is also great. – -

-- Greetings from the Netherlands.



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tenontim

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#1 posted 09-01-2008 08:50 PM

Schummie, I’m sorry there wasn’t more response to the fund raiser. It’s rather disappointing. They say America is the most charitable nation on earth, but I guess the case here is, charity begins at home. Don’t give up, maybe something will work out yet, to get you woodworking.
God Bless, Henrie.

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itsme_timd

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#2 posted 09-01-2008 09:39 PM

Hi Schummie, hang in there, Buddy, sorry to hear the results weren’t quite what was hoped for.

Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

Tim

-- Tim D. - Woodstock, GA

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Schummie

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#3 posted 09-03-2008 12:24 AM

Dear Tim and Tim,

thanks for your kind words. is great to see that there still are people who cares.
I think that my dream don’t hatch out, there’s no help for it.
That’s life . . .

Thanks guys.

Schummie

-- Greetings from the Netherlands.

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Michael Brailsford

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#4 posted 09-16-2008 03:17 AM

I’ll keep praying for you Schummie.

-- Michael A. Brailsford

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Schummie

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#5 posted 09-16-2008 12:13 PM

Thank you Micheal, there I want to do it for.
Your a good person.

Scchummie.

-- Greetings from the Netherlands.

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spaids

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#6 posted 06-17-2009 09:31 PM

Have you ever considered doing any scroll saw work? I believe you can set it up so that you can work safely while sitting in a chair. I think you can get started for less money also.

-- Wipe the blood stains from your blade before coming in.--

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SCOTSMAN

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#7 posted 06-17-2009 11:23 PM

These days everyone needs extra money so what you are asking for in many eyes is a luxury not a neccessity, so I feel maybe you couldn’t have asked for cash at a worse time in financial history.Maybe try again in a few years. I won’t be contributing sorry.I look after my three sons a grandson a wife and a home with my money any extra I spend on myself thats how it is at least I am being honest.I stopped giving to charity a while ago when I saw the waste anyway sorry but thats how I feel.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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