SPENCER SOLVES IT
Spencer Solves It: There’s help for veterans still dealing with winter storm damage
The February winter storm of 2021 covered much of Texas under a blanket of snow and ice causing billions of dollars in storm damage. Broken water pipes ruined homes. Many people called their insurance companies and began repairs. But that did not happen for everyone.
Spencer Solves It: Christmas Miracle for family in need
Our holiday tradition here at KPRC 2 is to try and help with our “Spencer Solves It: Christmas Miracles.”Already, we’ve introduced you to several families who we surprised, and today we introduce you to the Leija family. Hurting hearts at ChristmasWay out in rural Cleveland, Texas, Danyell Leija and her four children work diligently to try and bring the Christmas spirit into their tiny, double-wide trailer home. “What I need and what I want is for my kids to finally have a smile on their face. Now as the family, they kneel before a small shrine to Lorenzo to pray for him and others in the family. And as the unpaid bills continue to pile up in front of her, Leija says her children haven’t even asked for Christmas presents, knowing there’s just no money.
Spencer Solves It: Help for a family of toddler left injured after accident
Each year, our Spencer Solves It team works together to help several families in need. But one of Kayley’s sons, 2-year-old Preston can’t join in on the decorating. Refusing to give up and let Preston die, Justin and Kaylee have spent every waking minute and more than $25,000 on different treatments and equipment to help Preston improve. With absolutely zero money to provide a Christmas for her kids, Kayley wrote to Spencer Solves It. Help for Kayley and her familyWith help from Academy Sports and Outdoors and Randy Hartley, one of Bill’s Brigade’s most generous benefactors, we’re going to rescue this Christmas for Kayley and her family.
Spencer Solves It: Christmas surprise for grandmother raising grandchildren after daughter killed
HOUSTON – Zena Mikel tries her best to smile and cheer up her three grandchildren, as they decorate their Christmas tree. Our Spencer Solves It team is working to bring this family a little hope this holiday season. All of which means Zena and the children would be looking at a very bleak Christmas this year. That’s when Zena’s father contacted Spencer Solves It. We have one more thing for this family that’s been through so much.
Spencer Solves It: Holiday miracle for grandmother now raising 5 grandchildren after son dies from COVID-19
As they have for years now, the Spencer Solves It team is working to deliver a holiday miracle for deserving families. Grandmother struggling to make ends meetRhonda Widemon reads a passage from the bible to her five beautiful grandchildren. Rhonda’s son was a devoutly religious preacher and she says he worshipped two things: God and his five children. And with Randy Hartley, a longtime member of Bill’s Brigade, we are going to give Rhonda’s kids a Christmas they won’t ever forget. “So, I’d be honored and humbled if you’d please accept this Visa gift card for $1,000 dollars.”“Oh my God, thank you, oh my God,” Rhonda said.
Spencer Solves It: 71-year-old veteran facing eviction
HOUSTON At 71-years-old, Air Force Veteran Michael Blazewski struggles to make it inside the front door of his apartment in his wheelchair. I mean anything, even food right now, you cant pay your rent on time Blazewski said while shaking his head. Unable to work right now, Blazewski survives on social security payments, but over the last few months, he has fallen two months behind on his rent. So, if he doesnt pay the more than the $1,500 he owes in back rent, he will be evicted. Out of desperation, that is when he wrote to Spencer Solves It in hopes to avoid being thrown out of his apartment.