Residents had only a few hours to heed evacuation orders -- some just 30 minutes. Nonprofits are offering assistance for those forced to leave and help with the eventual rebuilding.
You can support these efforts through the "Take Action" button above or via this link
The Tri Counties Bank
which serves the affected region has launched the 2018 Carr Fire Fund and contributed an initial $25,000 to benefit fire victims.
GoFundMe has verified this campaign, and you can support it here
The Haven Humane Society
is caring for numerous evacuated animals and is asking the local community for pet food and supplies
. The organization is also accepting monetary donations online
to help care for these animals.
In addition to the Carr Fire, more than a dozen other large wildfires are burning throughout California
. Impact Your World is monitoring the situation for ways to help.