Donations at Redding Ramada Inn

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Dog Food, Diapers And Other Donations Reach Fire Evacuees

KCBS Radio Morning News
July 30, 2018 - 8:24 am

REDDING (KCBS Radio) -- With more than 720 homes destroyed and some 38,000 people under evacuation orders, the Redding area has been thrown into chaos by the raging Carr Fire.

Five evacuation centers have been opened in the area, and motels are taking in people displaced by the fire. 

While numerous organizations are solciting cash donations to fund relief efforts, some people are choosing a more direct route. KCBS Radio reporter Holly Quan found people dropping off bags of dog food, bundles of disposable diapers, toys, and toiletries at evacuation centers and motels.