How to donate to victims of the West Fire

Posted at 1:11 PM, Jul 09, 2018

ALPINE, Calif. (KGTV) -- The community of Alpine is turning out to help victims of the West Fire whose homes were destroyed as the blaze tore through their community.

Several donation sites have been set up and will continue to operate throughout the week for families in need of basic essentials.

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Where to Donate

Boulder Oaks Elementary School

Donations are currently being accepted at the Boulder Oaks Elementary School auditorium for victims of the fire. Volunteers will be accepting donations Monday until 7 p.m.

Some of the most needed items are blankets, clothes, new underwear, and basic household items such as utensils and paper plates. 

The school is located at 2320 Tavern Road.

Keller Williams Realty

Keller Williams Realty is also accepting donations for fire victims for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. throughout the week.

Some of the most needed items are towels, shovels, hoes, rakes, gloves, gift cards and storage bins.

The business is located at 1911 Alpine Boulevard.

Feeding San Diego

Feeding San Diego is sending an emergency shipment of fresh produce and other groceries to help families impacted by the West Fire.

Residents affected by the fire can pick up food at the First Baptist Church of Alpine Tuesday morning from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

The church is located at 1912 Arnold Way.

Other Resources

Resources for Alpine residents:

San Diego County Emergency

The Hotline number is (858) 495-5200.

SD County Recovery:

Recovery Overviews and General Resources

Rebuilding and Permit Processing in the Unincorporated County

Debris Assistance

Public Health and Hazardous Waste

Consumer Information