How did a part-time cleaner find herself running a 400-person volunteering effort to help people affected by the Nelson fire?

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Like most of Nelson, Saxton Field is a dustbowl. The vast sports fields look not just depleted, but angry. The grass is an aggressive orange hue; loose, dry grass and dirt whips along when hit with a strong gust, and the heat emanates from the ground.

Read the rest.

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/110611540/nelson-bush-fire-how-a-parttime-cleaner-found-herself-running-a-400person-volunteer-group

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