Wildfires in Napa and Sonoma – How to help…

Napa and Sonoma have been devastated by a series of wildfires. First reports are terrible, and the days ahead will be crucial. In the meantime, this is what you can do to help…

  • The Sonoma County Grape Growers Foundation is partnering with the Sonoma County Farm Bureau to establish a housing recovery fund for ag workers and their families who were displaced from their homes by last week’s devastating fires. Visit www.scggf.org.
  • The Santa Barbara Vintners Foundation is asking the local winemaking community to fund a campaign to provide aid to the winemaking communities in Napa, Sonoma and Mendocino counties. Learn more at www.directrelief.org/sbvintners.
  • Wine Country Strong, a not-for-profit organization based in Santa Rosa, CA, has partnered with Vintage 99 Label along with Avery Dennison and Wilson Mfg to raise $100,000 by year end selling “Wine Country Strong” window decals. Visit winecountrystrong.org to donate $6 for a window decal.
  • Napa Valley Community Foundation is taking tax-deductible donations.
  • Community Foundation Sonoma County is taking tax-deductible donations.
  • The Community Foundation of Mendocino County is taking tax-deductible donations.
  • The Red Cross is taking tax-deductible donations online and you can also sign up to volunteer.
  • United Way of the Wine Country is taking tax-deductible donations.
  • The Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership is taking tax-deductible donations online and you can also sign up to volunteer.
  • GoFundMe has a central hub for all California fire relief campaigns.