Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Southern Cal Fire Resources

This is now the largest evacuation in the U.S. since Katrina: 250,000  513,000.

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Source: Google Maps San Diego County Fires



Charities:

Donations to help fire victims can be made at SD Foundation or by calling 619-235-2300

American Red Cross
http://www.sdarc.org/site/pp.asp?c=erKQL4NQE&b=3510321

Volunteer San Diego: Make a donation to Volunteer San Diego's Disaster Program is made possible by donations of time and money.

Local residents who wish to donate emergency supplies and personal necessities are advised to contact:

St. Vincent De Paul - 619-446-2100
Goodwill - 886-446-6394
Salvation Army - 619-231-6000

Money collected will first go towards supporting the disaster volunteer recruitment efforts for the wildfires. Additional funds will support year-round disaster preparedness and volunteer programs. You can donate online here or mail your donation to:

Volunteer San Diego
4699 Murphy Canyon Road
San Diego, CA 92123


Firezone


Local Emergency Information:

County Emergency Page:
http://www.sdcounty.ca.gov/dmpr/emer/index.html

Emergency Hotel Lodging Assistance
800-918-4182
www.arestravel.com

Updates via Sign On San Diego's news blog:
http://fireblog.signonsandiego.com

Additional Resources:

Fire Information Engine 

Fire Information - National Fire News

Google Maps San Diego County Fires

NOAA California Fire Weather web page   

Southern California Situation Report

 

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