MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – The good-grandmother of a 11-12 months-previous woman who was shot and killed earlier this yr will get her to start with official glimpse at her dwelling following a particular makeover by the Boys and Women Club of Dane Co. and local organization associates.

Irene Alexander takes a tour of her newly-remodeled home on Dec. 18, 2020.

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Irene Alexander requires a tour of her freshly-transformed property on Dec. 18, 2020.

Irene Alexander and her family have been being at the Governor’s Suite of the Madison Concourse Resort while her East Facet dwelling was currently being transformed. The hotel’s president available them a position to keep and foods until the property was go-in ready.

Alexander dropped her great-granddaughter in August when the younger lady was taken off existence-guidance two times right after a Madison capturing. Four other spouse and children members have also died in the previous 6 months, together with her partner who succumbed to liver cancer in November, leaving her dwelling total of recollections is now a household crammed with sadness.

“It’s been a wrestle to even get up to want to do something,” she said.

Neighborhood users stepped up with the remodeling task and, on Friday, got the prospect to present Alexander her new dwelling. The presentation was set for 11:11 a.m. in honor of Anisa.


In all, 20-five area organizations and $75,000 in donations went into earning this house a complete new home.

“We were individuals little ones who belonged to the Boys and Girls Club,” Sandra Contreras, COO of TC Carpet Care claimed. “We had been assisted by our neighborhood when we necessary it. We just felt that we desired to do additional.”

Friday, Alexander was moved to tears by the household transformation.

“I am so grateful for what everyone is accomplishing. I just would like that my liked types have been here to see it.” Alexander claimed previously this thirty day period.

Although sitting down in her recently refurbished dwelling Friday early morning, Alexander reflected on the gratitude she felt, following a extensive calendar year filled with grief.

“Everyone who experienced a section in this has a spot in my coronary heart,” Alexander said by means of tear. “It’s just so incredible.”

Anisa Scott’s good-grandma, Miss Irene gets a household transform in time for the getaway. Anisa died from gun violence in August. A complete neighborhood exertion to get this accomplished, observe what people liable have to say here!

Posted by Elise Romas NBC15 on Friday, December 18, 2020

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