CENTRAL OREGON RESOURCES
- The Super 8 Motel in Redmond is housing several fire victims. The Red Cross also has staff members there on site to help victims and get them resources they need. Due to COVID-19, they cannot take clothing our household items, but here is a few ways you can help:
- Drop off gift cards to local restaurants and grocery stores to help victims obtain groceries, dining, pay for prescriptions, etc. The front desk staff at the hotel will give these out to the victims.
- Single load laundry detergent (i.e. pods) to provide to guests
- If you wish to make a cash donation to Red Cross, you can do so at the hotel and those funds will be used to support victims at the hotel.
- St. Vincent de Paul in Redmond is accepting donations for household items and clothing. These can be taken directly to their location at 651 SW Veterans Way, Redmond. Please make sure items are clean and well-kept. Current needs include:
- Bedding and Sleeping bags
- New socks and underwear
- New toiletries – toilet paper, toothpaste, shampoo, soap, etc.
- The Giving Plate is here to help with food. They are open Thursday and Friday 10-4 and Saturday 10-2.
- Website: https://bit.ly/3kafQpq
- Oregon Wildfire Relief Fund. All proceeds will be donated to those most affected by the devastating wildfires. Fund is managed by the Bend Fire Community Assistance Program
- The Bite in Tumalo is a drop location for donations of sleeping bags, camping chairs, clothes, water bottles, packaged snacks and first aid supplies. They will be making several trips to deliver donations in the coming days with their first delivery today.
OREGON I-5 RESOURCES
- Greater Douglas United Way Fire Relief Fund: https://gduway.org/campaigns/fire-relief-fund/
- Glide Revitalization – Archie Creek Fire Resources & Donations
- Medford Neighborhood Church is accepting donations that are going directly to the families displaced by the wildfires.
- Their address is: 1819 W Stewart Ave., Medford, OR 97501
- Website: https://www.medfordneighborhoodchurch.org/support
- Greenhill Humane Society – Emergency updates & donations: https://www.green-hill.org/emergency-updates/
- United Way of Lane County Wildfire Response Fund
- MRG Foundation – Rogue Valley Relief Fund: https://bit.ly/30ZzHjU
- Marion Polk Food Share: Emergency Food Relief
- Springfield High is accepting donations at their location at: 875 7th St., Springfield, OR 97477
- United Way Wildfire Relief & Recovery Fund – is accepting donations here: https://bit.ly/3mcF0Wa
- Wildfire Response & Recovery fund: https://bit.ly/2SNUWkc
- Sound Equine Options: Supporting horse and livestock feeding and relocation efforts
OREGON COAST RESOURCES
- United Way of Linn, Benton & Lincoln Counties: Wildfire Emergency Fund
INLAND NORTHWEST RESOURCES
- Spokane Area – Our friends at No-Li Brewhouse are matching donations to the Whitman County Fire Community Relief Fund dollar for dollar up to $25,000. 100% of the funds raised will be donated to the families of Malden and Pine City. $25,000 x 2 = $50,000. Learn more here.
- Help with American Red Cross Disaster relief for the central and eastern Washington fires here.
- GoFundMe has launched a centralized hub identifying all verified fundraisers created to help residents who have lost their homes and have been displaced by the fires. Donate to Washington wildfire relief, to help those in need here: GoFundMe Page.
- Very sadly but of the hundreds of homes and a dozen or so commercial buildings lost in the Malden, Pine City and Colfax fires this week it is estimated that less than half of those people had no insurance to cover their dwellings or belongings. United Way of Whitman County is working closely with the Red Cross, EMS and disaster relief organizations to work on a long term strategy for helping these individuals. Click Here for a link to the public donor fund for more information.
- Cascade Region, American Red Cross: https://www.redcross.org/local/oregon
- Salvation Army Cascade Division’s Emergency Disaster Services has been activated across Oregon, providing meals at seven evacuee locations across the state. You can help their efforts by donating online, by phone or via mail.
- Oregon Food Bank – Wildfire Response and Resources
- Here is a helpful link to a Disaster Volunteers & Donations Portal put together by the Oregon Office of Emergency Management.
- Governor Brown’s Oregon Wildfire Resources – Evacuation levels, shelters, pet boarding, food pantries, air quality, insurance and volunteer info.
- Travel Oregon blog on Ways to Help during Oregon Wildfires. Includes resources and information on how/where to donate supplies to evacuees, how and where you can volunteer, and the best ways to stay informed and be prepared.
- Oregon T-shirt purchases to help support wildfire relief. $15 from every order will go to the Salvation Army to help with Oregon’s wildfire relief. The rest covers manufacturing costs. Link to purchase.
- Support Oregon Wildfire Emergency Response and Recovery & Rebuilding: https://oregoncf.org/oregon-wildfire-relief-recovery/
- 2020 Oregon Wildfire Recovery – Wildfire cleanup and debris removal: https://wildfire.oregon.gov/cleanup
We will continue to update as more information becomes available. We hope you’ll join us in supporting our communities and those in need. Continued thoughts for everyone’s health and safety.