Fires Devastate Boulder County: How To Help – CBS Denver

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BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – There are a number of ways community members can begin to show their support and provide outreach safely to those affected by the destructive grass fires in Boulder County.

Community Foundation Boulder County set up a relief fund to support community members who were affected by the grass fires.

Colorado Responds shared a link to Subscribe For Alerts/Information to learn other ways you can best help individuals impacted by the Boulder County fires.

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American Red Cross is also helping collect relief funds. To donate to the fire relief efforts, text REDCROSS to 90999, call 1-800-HELP-NOW or go to the Red Cross website.

The Boulder Office of Emergency Management is asking owners of vacation rentals who are interested in providing shelter to displaced families to go online to be vetted through Airbnb.

Nonprofit JEWISHcolorado has also created a relief fund to help those impacted by the fires.

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Human Society of Boulder Valley tweeted, “The greatest way to help right now is to donate to our Emergency Safety Net Fund. At this time, we do not need help w/ animal care, extra volunteers, supplies or additional foster homes.”

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