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Subject:A reasonably worthy cause, especially if you like RPGs
Time:08:28 pm
Original post here - appears to be genuine. Annoyingly there isn't an option to donate via Paypal, which would usually be my preference.

http://www.enworld.org/forum/content.php?2302-CHAINMAIL-Co-Author-Jeff-Perrin-Needs-Your-Help!&s=7e18de66b150c83f4bb69933c51b2545#.VNEvOC5jbA6

To all our gaming friends: Jeff Perren, the co-author with Gary Gygax of the Chainmail war game in 1971 which would spawn, a few years later, the Dungeons & Dragons game we all know and love, needs our help.

His leg amputated, he now lives away from his family, in a nursing home, and you know how hard it can be on one's morale. Now his daughter, Victoria Ricks Perren-Cserep, has a plan to get him to live in her house, but since he is wheelchair-bound, this means making the house accessible, and this means a stair lift to start and make this workable.

This could mean a big change for Jeff Perren, and that would help greatly in all sorts of ways, psychologically, physically, you name it. Feeling good surrounded by your loved ones goes a long way towards living a good life. So please, consider pitching in, even a buck or two. Any amount matters.

Please also share the link so a maximum of gamers get to know about this. Let's make it happen for Jeff. Thank you very much, friends!

The direct link: http://www.gofundme.com/l5d1qg
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