Southern California Wildfire Relief Resource Page

Support Southern California Wildfire Relief.

The Bobcat Fire started on September 6th at 12:21 PM. The fire is located near the Cogswell Dam and West Fork Day Use area. Current acreage burned is 115,796 acres.

Hard work by the firefighters over has increased containment up to 92%. Crews will continue to actively monitor and patrol active areas of fire. For the past few days, this interior island north of Mt. Wilson has produced a large amount of smoke and it will continue to consume internal acres within the control fire lines. The containment line is not threatened with this internal burning and fire crews are in this area to monitor for possible spotting.

Due to the positive fire containment achieved in the last week, resources have begun to be released from the incident to allow them to shift firefighting efforts to other critical needs throughout the state. The Angeles National Forest, CIIMT 11 issued their final report on this fire on October 5th 2020.

Affected residents are receiving support around matters including; property tax relief, cleanup, repair and rebuilding information, mental health resources and help with replacing lost or damaged legal documents.

The immediate needs of those affected by the wildfires are great, and the recovery process will be long and difficult in communities throughout the state. The list below contains links to information and local resources for those affected as well as to organizations providing immediate and long-term relief. It will be updated as more information and resources are available.

Wildfire Relief Fund

Direct Relief

  • The Red Cross Los Angeles Region  provides access to shelter locations, evacuation updates and safety information for residents of L.A. County.
  • 211 L.A. County provides timely access to emergency, health and human service information and referrals for L.A. County residents.
  • L.A. County Fire Department provides information on shelters, mandatory evacuation orders and other safety information.

Region Wide

When supporting relief organizations, consider marking your gift as general operating support. By doing so, you enable the organization to both respond to current disasters and be prepared for those that may arise in the future. Visit CCF’s disaster giving page for more tips on how to maximize your impact when giving to disaster relief.

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