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5 Ways To Help Victims Of The West Coast Wildfires

We've seen the apocalyptic photos of red and orange skies across the west coast — the recent wildfires have left utter devastation in their wake. As the fires continue to rage across California, Oregon, and Washington, here are a few ways to help the victims in need.

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California Community Funds

With focus on keeping the money local, several California communities have started their own Wildfire Funds. North Valley Community Foundation, Community Foundation Santa Cruz County, and Solano Disaster Relief Fund are a few good places to send donations.

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GoFundMe Itself

The website started its own fund to aid in the wildfire carnage. GoFundMe promises to issue grants to individuals, organizations, and communities that have either been impacted themselves or are dedicated to helping those affected.

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Wildland Firefighter Foundation

Support for the families of firefighters who have lost their lives keeping others safe.

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Mid-Valley Wildfire Relief

The Oregon fund is accepting donations for PPE, tents, prepackaged food, and more. Find more information here.

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Project Beauty Share

The organization is working with local officials with relief efforts by providing hygiene items to families displaced by the fires in Washington State and surrounding areas.

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