ABC7's 7 On Your Side helps Pawnee Fire victims in Lake County's Clearlake

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

CLEARLAKE OAKS, Calif. (KGO) -- Hundreds of buildings are threatened and more than 1,000 people have been evacuated due to the fast-moving Pawnee Fire in Lake County.

Michael Finney and 7 on Your Side stopped by Lake County's Moose Lodge to answer questions and give insight on what to do when tragedy strikes your community. Keep reading for resources, financial tips, and more.

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SAFETY TIPS

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

For assistance from Balance, visit their page here.

CASH DONATIONS

NCO Fire Relief Fund (Recommended by the County)

ncoinc.org/disaster-recovery

Rebuild Northbay Foundation

Designate: Pawnee Fire Relief

rebuildnorthbay.org

Red Cross

Visit www.redcross.org

Call 1-800-HELP-NOW (1-800-435-7669)

Text REDCROSS to 90999* to donate $10.

(*Standard messaging rates apply. hmgf.org/t)

ITEMS TO DONATE

  • Garbage bags
  • Cleaning solutions

If you'd like to help, officials ask that donations are dropped off on-site to 15900 East Highway 20, Clearlake Oaks, Calif. (Hwy 20 & Hwy 53).

You can learn more on the Moose Lodge Facebook page and the Moose Lodge website.

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Firefighters battle the Pawnee Fire in Lake County, Calif. on Tuesday, June 26, 2018.
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