Donate to Those Affected by the California Wildfires

Across California, wildfires have torn through homes, structures, and businesses in at least 10 counties and forced residents to flee their homes. In response, people have launched hundreds of fundraisers to help those affected by the devastating fires.

Donate to California wildfire relief today.


Firefighters in a fire protection suit wearing firefighter helmet with breathing device and holding fire hose is extinguishing a burning house fire that is putting off excessive heat and smoke. Fire could have been caused by accident or arson. Second firefighter in background

How to support wildfire victims

GoFundMe has launched a centralized hub identifying all verified fundraisers created to help residents who have lost their homes and have been displaced by the fires. The centralized hub will be updated on a regular basis with new fundraisers that have been verified by our Trust & Safety team. All fundraisers are backed by the GoFundMe Guarantee, which ensures that all funds go to the right place. 

Additionally,, the company’s charitable and advocacy arm, has launched the Wildfire Cause General Fund to offer relief to Californians in need. When donors support the GoFundMe.Org fund, GoFundMe.Org selects and then distributes donations to verified fundraisers and organizations that help those affected.

Wildfires currently affecting California

Up-to-date information on California wildfires

Please check the following resources for up-to-date information about fires.