Oregon Wildfire Response Information

Recent Wildfire Responses

The American Red Cross is currently assisting hundreds of people evacuated from their homes because of wildfire including the Eagle Creek Fire and the Chetco Bar Wildfire. To get the latest updates, please visit www.redcrossblog.org.
Red Cross disaster workers are also responding out west to the numerous wildfires in Oregon, Montana, California and Washington State, where almost 80 people spent the night in shelters. There are as many as 130 wildfires burning according to the USDA Forest Service.
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How to Help Relief Efforts

Donations: People interested in helping Red Cross relief efforts are asked to please make a financial donation to the American Red Cross at redcross.org or by calling 1-800-RED CROSS. You can designate your donation to the "Local Red Cross." Call 503-528-5634 to make a financial donation specifically to "Oregon Wildfires." Financial donations allow the Red Cross to be flexible in the help we deliver and ensure that we can provide what disaster victims need most during a relief operation.

In-Kind Donations: The American Red Cross may accept large quantities of solicited in-kind products or services to support relief efforts. To inquire about in-kind donations in bulk, call 503-528-5634.

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