Weird News Man with Down Syndrome Receives Hundreds of Donated Movies After His Collection is Destroyed in Fire

19:30  16 july  2017
19:30  16 july  2017 Source:   Inside Edition

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Latest News. Man With Down Syndrome Receives Movies Donations . After a man with Down syndrome lost the majority of his movie collection when his family’s home burned down in California, kind strangers stepped in to donate hundreds of DVDs and tapes to him.

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Man with Down Syndrome Receives Hundreds of Donated Movies After His Collection is Destroyed in Fire: The family also received donations to rebuild their home. © Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. The family also received donations to rebuild their home. After a man with Down syndrome lost the majority of his movie collection when his family’s home burned down in California, kind strangers stepped in to donate hundreds of DVDs and tapes to him.

A wildfire consumed Steve and Vicki Orsillo’s home in Oroville, California, on Saturday and inside the house was their 34-year-old son’s beloved movie collection.

Mark’s sister, Danielle Devine, tried to help save the movies before they had to get out of the burning home, but could only manage to save 20 out of her brother’s collection of 300 that he’s been gathering for years.

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People have heartwarmingly rallied around a California man with Down syndrome whose family home recently went up in flames. “He is an OCD movie collector and lost hundreds of movies ,” she wrote. “People from all over started to donate to his movie collection .”

It was a fire that destroyed major movie buff Mark Orsillo Jr.'s collection and, in fact, nearly all of his possessions. While the loss of property and prized possessions would be difficult for anyone to handle, Orsillo Jr. has Down syndrome and obsessive compulsive disorder

“He didn't really understand what was going on at first but when he found out the house burned down he cried,” Devine told InsideEdition.com. “He was sad for a couple of minutes and was having a bit of a hard time. He lost everything in the fire.”

Devine posted to Facebook on Monday reaching out to people, explaining what happened and asking them to donate movies for Mark. She was only expecting to get a few movies.

The post quickly went viral, however, and she received much more than she asked for.

“I thought it would just be people in our city. It just spread like crazy. It was unbelievable. By Tuesday, we already had 100 videos,” Devine said.

The post has been shared 1,500 times as of Saturday.

On Friday, Devine decided to surprise her unsuspecting brother with the 300 videos that have been donated thus far.

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After a California man with Down syndrome lost his beloved movie collection in a raging fire over the weekend, the […] In fact, she published a post on July 10 that sparked hundreds of comments and donations . “This is my brother Mark and he has Down Syndrome .

His sister said the "avid movie collector " lost hundreds of DVDs. Updated: 1:08 PM EDT Jul 14, 2017. Strangers support man with Down syndrome , help replace movie collection lost in wildfire. Within hours, the first donated DVDs began arriving to a church, where Orsillo and Devine's parents

In a moment captured on video, Mark’s is ecstatic as he sorts through all the movies he’s received.

“He started kissing the movies! He was so happy. He was literally screaming. It was delightful and it was pure joy,” Devine said.

Mark also received a television, DVD player, and PlayStation two.

“People are still asking to send them now. I think he’ll get over a 1,000 in total,” Devine said.

The Orsillo family will be living in their RV home while their house is being rebuilt, but Mark now has his DVDs to help him cope with the process.

The family has already raised $12,000 to help them rebuild.

“He has already begun watching his movies on his new DVD player,” Devine said.  “It’s unbelievable but if you know Mark, he is the most loving person ever. It’s like the love is being returned to him like a million times over. What everyone has done has made this a lot easier for Mark.”

Man with Down Syndrome Receives Hundreds of Donated Movies After His Collection is Destroyed in Fire .
The family also received donations to rebuild their home. After a man with Down syndrome lost the majority of his movie collection when his family’s home burned down in California, kind strangers stepped in to donate hundreds of DVDs and tapes to him.A wildfire consumed Steve and Vicki Orsillo’s home in Oroville, California, on Saturday and inside the house was their 34-year-old son’s beloved movie collection.

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