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Pancake breakfast raises $3,700 for Estacada family

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: ESTACADA RURAL FIRE DISTRICT - Community members gathered Saturday at the Estacada Fire Station to have breakfast and support the Sanchez-Serrano family.In a continuation of the “Put a Buck on the Truck” fundraiser, the Estacada Fire Rural Fire District raised $3,700 Saturday at a pancake breakfast to support the Sanchez-Serrano family and Pepe’s Tacos.

Pepe’s Tacos has been closed for several weeks because of a family medical issue. On April 6, Estacada residents covered the family-owned truck with money, totaling $4,609. The fundraising efforts were called “Put a Buck on the Truck.”

Additionally, $6,675 has been raised on GoFundMe as of Tuesday, April 19. The GoFundMe account is available at www.gofundme.com/putabuckonthetruck.