December 13, 2017
California Wildfires Situation Report
ALAN is activated in response to the wildfires in California. Thank you to all who have contacted us asking about our activities. We are in contact with emergency management and non-profit organizations and AT THIS TIME we have received no requests for assistance. We anticipate that to change within the coming days and will contact our business partners regarding logistics needs WHEN REQUESTED by organizations supporting those affected. These needs will be shared directly with organizations in the region as well as at http://alanaid.org/logistics-map
As we continue to await these demand signals from agencies in California, we’re sharing the below resources for your awareness. If you are seeking information not provided, please contact us and we will find it for you. Additionally, if you have information to share, please let us know and we will gladly distribute it for you.
Thanks for your support!
For businesses needing information to support your employees and operations, the following resources have been provided by California based non-profit and emergency management organizations. We will continue to update this list as additional validated links are received.
Santa Barbara County Evacuation Map
Santa Barbara County Emergency Information and Updates
Ventura County Evacuation Map
Ventura County Emergency Information and Updates – includes location of dust mask distribution locations, road and school closures, and information on utility outages
Ventura County Recovery Resources – includes information on housing, debris removal, financial assistance, and more
As a reminder, please do not self deploy to disasters, and do not collect donations without first checking with a non-profit to determine they are needed, in what quantities / format, and by when. Ventura County has asked that no donations be taken to shelters as they do not have capacity to store / distribute them. Available information on donating and volunteering is below:
Los Angeles County Volunteer and Donation Information
Note: We will issue these situation reports twice weekly or as necessary to distribute information provided by our emergency management and non-profit partners.
Looking for something you saw in a previous report? Check our website: www.alanaid.org/sitreps
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ALAN is a 501(c)(3) organization which relies upon the generosity of individuals and businesses to conduct our operations. We never charge a fee for any of our disaster relief coordination activities or information referral services. Your donations are greatly appreciated, and may be made online.
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