La Luz Center of Sonoma
The Center has set up a Fire Relief Fund to help out affected community members who may not receive assistance otherwise. La Luz is focusing on the following services: ‘disaster unemployment assistance’ as well as ‘individual assistance disaster relief funds’ application assistance, rental assistance referrals, and job placement referrals. Info: http://www.laluzcenter.org/relief.html
Fundraising Efforts at Three North Bay Hotels
Indian Springs Calistoga and Napa Valley Lodge will be donating $10/night per reservation to https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/napafirerelief for all reservations made by November 9 for stay dates from now through November 30.
Places to donate:
Bellwether Farms Foundation Announces $25,000 Matching Grant
Supporting Community Efforts to Rebuild Following Fires and Destruction
Petaluma, CA., November 1, 2017. The Callahan family, founders of Bellwether Farms, have responded to the fires in Sonoma and Napa counties by establishing a $25,000 matching grant from the Bellwether Farms Foundation designated for relief and recovery efforts. Donations of funds to be matched by the foundation can be made through the Bellwether Farms website: http://www.bellwetherfarms.com/sonomastrong.
Napa Valley Community Disaster Relief Fund: https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/napafirerelief
North Bay Fire Relief Fund: https://www.redwoodcu.org/northbayfirerelief
Redwood Empire Food Bank: http://refb.org/
A diverse coalition of community-based organizations has come together to establish the Just and Resilient Futures Fund. Resources from this fund will be provided to victims of fires, especially those suffering losses not covered by insurance or traditional relief services, and to support initiatives that build more just, healthy, and resilient communities and that better prepare us for future catastrophe. Info: http://www.farmersguild.org/north-bay-fire-relief.html
UndocuFund and the Graton Day Labor Center’s Reconstruction Works
These programs were established to help provide direct financial support to immigrant families who lost their homes and jobs. Launched by a coalition of immigrant service providers and advocates, the UndocuFund for Fire Relief in Sonoma County will provide direct assistance to undocumented victims of the Northern California fires. Info: http://www.gratondaylabor.org/
California Fire Help
All sales of pieces donated by artists and designers are donated to the Redwood Credit Union North Bay Fire Relief Fund: https://californiafirehelp.com