United Way Distributes Emergency Grants To Help Wildfire Victims

The United Way has given $80,000 in emergency grants to 8 non-profit agencies helping people in the fire zones of Butte, Plumas and Siskiyou Counties, including $25,000 for the Red Cross. Crisis-related information and referrals are available by calling 2-1-1. Donations to the Wildfire Fund can be made by texting “norcalfire” to 91999. The United Way is also distributing $3 Million worth of assistance this year to survivors of the Camp and Carr Fires.