WE NEED YOUR ASSISTANCE!
As of 7/25/16, twenty-two structures have been lost, many families evacuated, as the Sobranes Fire continues to grow in excess of 15,000 acres with 5% containment. Please pass this plea for assistance to all individuals, businesses, corporations/foundations willing to make donations to these non-profit agencies.
COAST PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION (contact: John Handy, Co-chair, handy jc @ mindspring.com)
An account has been set up to receive and distribute charitable donations from Palo Colorado and the Big Sur area who have lost homes or have been displaced. To donate online: www.cpoabigsur.org, press donate and complete instructions via Pay Pal ; or mail a check to:
Coast Property Owners Association
PO BOX 59
Big Sur, CA 93920
CPOA is a 501c3 organization
The MID-COAST FIRE BRIGADE (Contact: Chief Cheryl Goetz, Mid-Coast Fire Brigade)
To make a donation go to: www.midcoastfirebrigade.org, Press donate to complete instructions via Pay Pal or mail a check to:
Mid-Coast Fire Brigade
Palo Colorado Road
The Mid-Coast Fire Brigade is a 501c3 organization. (EIN: 94-2593269)
Big Sur Volunteer Fire Brigade
PO BOX 520,Big Sur CA, 93920
Big Sur Volunteer Fire Brigade is 501c3 Organization (EIN: 94-2840361}
The SPCA FOR MONTEREY COUNTY (Contact: Rosanna Leighton assistant director of operations, rleighton(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)SPCAmc.org 831-264-5455)
To make a donation go to www.spcamc.org Press donate and complete instructions or mail a check to:
SPCA for Monterey County
PO BOX 3058
Monterey, CA 93942
Designate Soberanes Fire Relief in the memo. The SPCA would appreciate contacts for housing larger animals. The SPCA is on site at the Carmel Middle School Evacuation Center.
The AMERICAN RED CROSS, CARMEL CHAPTER is on site at the Carmel Middle School Evacuation Center. Donations can be made online at www.redcross.org follow instructions for Soberanes Fire Relief. Or checks can be sent to:
American Red Cross
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93921
Please designate Soberanes Fire Relief in the memo line.
THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF MONTEREY COUNTY – (Contact 831-375-9712) Please donate online to·www.cfmco.org and follow instructions to donate or mail a check to:
The Community Foundation of Monterey County
2354 Garden Road
Monterey, CA 93940
Designate Soberanes Fire Fund in memo line.