Wildfires continue to torch Southern California, having blazed through almost 160,000 acres this week and forcing nearly 200,000 people to evacuate their homes.
The president declared an emergency in California and ordered the Department of Homeland Security and Federal Emergency Management Agency to support relief efforts in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Ventura counties.
Organizations are responding to the disaster and aiding victims of the Southern California fires. Consider supporting the relief efforts of the Classy partners below.
How You Can Help Victims of Southern California Fires
Team Rubicon is a disaster relief organization that connects the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to deploy emergency response teams. They are planning and mobilizing resources to dispatch.Donate Now
Angel City Pit Bulls promotes the positive image of pit bulls through education, advocacy, and owner support. They are raising funds to rescue more dogs in order to alleviate overcrowded shelters.Donate Now
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