Petaluma Fire Relief Effort

My name is Jason Wehrmaker, and I live in San Jose, CA.

I'm raising money to help the victims of the 2017 wildfires in Mendocino and Sonoma Counties.

After researching the best ways to help, I decided to contribute in two ways.  Approximately 2/3 of the money raised was spent on household items and non-perishable food (purchased at Costco) and the remainder will be donated to the Mendocino Coast Children's Fund (
 in the form of a Paypal cash donation.

We delivered all of the items to the Redwood Empire Food Bank a few weeks ago.  We will send the remaining cash to MCCF when GoFundMe releases the money to me.


I traveled up to the area yesterday.  Helped a little dropping off a small amount of stuff.  

I'm going back.  With the RV and a buddy.  We want to purchase as much as we can fit in the RV and run it up there tonight and tomorrow.  

Petaluma People's Services (non profit)  has put out a call for a laundry list of stuff.  We will be delivering to that facility directly.

We might even pick up a foster pet or two.  ;)

Please give anything you can to help these folks that have lost everything.

Chad W

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Chad Wehrmaker
San Jose, CA

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