Clive Fire Department bands together after Lieutenant loses home in fire

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CLIVE — Clive Fire Lieutenant Gerrit Foreman and his family lost their home in a fire early Saturday morning. Lt. Foreman was working at the time, and his wife and three kids made it out safely. Now, as Lt. Foreman has done for them so many times before, the community is rushing to the rescue.

Lt. Foreman shared these photos of the damage with Local 5 News.

Courtesy: Lt. Gerrit Foreman
Courtesy: Lt. Gerrit Foreman
Courtesy: Lt. Gerrit Foreman

Clive Fire Chief Rick Roe organized a GoFundMe page raising money to help his Lieutenant and his family get back on their feet. The page initially had a goal set at $3,000.

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