LOS ANGELES, July 13, 2023 — American Red Cross Los Angeles Region volunteers from the Western Los Angeles Chapter responded to a fire that spread across multiple buildings and impacted nearly 30 people in the Hollywood neighborhood Wednesday evening. In partnership with the City of Los Angeles, the Red Cross is providing emergency shelter, food, water, health and emotional support services to anyone impacted by the fire.
Updated: The shelter moved Thursday afternoon to the Yucca Community Center at 6671 Yucca St., Los Angeles, CA 90028.
“Our hearts go out to our neighbors who were impacted by this fire, as we continue to provide support to those who need it,” Sean Inoue, Executive Director at the American Red Cross Western Los Angeles Chapter said. “Because these disasters can happen anytime, anywhere, please help stay safe by testing your smoke alarms each month and practicing your home fire escape plan until everyone in your household can escape in two minutes or less.”