El Rio Fundraiser for Mission Street Fire

 Terry Milne, has lived in Bernal Heights since 1970 came to the event to support the community and the businesses he frequented. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

Terry Milne, has lived in Bernal Heights since 1970 came to the event to support the community and the businesses he frequented. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

 Elisa Welch, has been a San Francisco resident for 17 years, smelled smoke when she got home from working at Giants Stadium. She will miss the businesses she frequented. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

Elisa Welch, has been a San Francisco resident for 17 years, smelled smoke when she got home from working at Giants Stadium. She will miss the businesses she frequented. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

 Krea Gomes, Edwin Lindo, and Orly Politi, San Francisco natives. Edwin saw the fire from his living room. When asked why he came to the fundraiser tonight he stated, "we need to help them start their lives again." San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

Krea Gomes, Edwin Lindo, and Orly Politi, San Francisco natives. Edwin saw the fire from his living room. When asked why he came to the fundraiser tonight he stated, "we need to help them start their lives again." San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

 Tom Ruiz and Jan Goben has been in San Francisco for over 20 years, Tom lives only 4 blocks away from where the fire took place. It has taken away their favorite watering hole, The 3300 Club. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

Tom Ruiz and Jan Goben has been in San Francisco for over 20 years, Tom lives only 4 blocks away from where the fire took place. It has taken away their favorite watering hole, The 3300 Club. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

 The mission community gathered at El Rio on Thursday night to raise funds for those that were displaced due to the fire that occured on Mission Street on June 18, 2016. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

The mission community gathered at El Rio on Thursday night to raise funds for those that were displaced due to the fire that occured on Mission Street on June 18, 2016. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

 The Old Folks jamming out at the El Rio fundraiser supporting the victims of the mission and 29th street fire. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

The Old Folks jamming out at the El Rio fundraiser supporting the victims of the mission and 29th street fire. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

 Local businesses donated goods that were raffled off in between music sets. at the El Rio fundraiser. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

Local businesses donated goods that were raffled off in between music sets. at the El Rio fundraiser. San Francisco, California Thursday, June 30, 2016

On June 30th members of the Mission community held a fundraiser to support those affected by the fire that took place on June 18th at Mission and 29th street. You can find the story by Alejandro Galicia Díaz for El Tecolote here