#ParadiseStrong Fire Relief

$155,459 of $250,000 goal

Raised by 873 people in 1 month
Created November 10, 2018
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The Paradise Rotary Foundation
C/O Matthews, Hutton and Warren, CPA’s
2639 Forrest  Avenue, Suite 110
Chico, CA 95969

( Our EIN for your tax records is: 26-2754805 )

Disaster seems to always happen to other guys. Now WE ARE the other guys.

Our homes, lifelong memories, and in some cases, the lives of loved ones are lost to these catastrophic wildfires. Our merchants are rocked – with the loss of merchandise, their locations, and worst of all, their customers.

But we are Paradise Strong!

Learn more about the Paradise Rotary here.... 

Even as the embers glow, as the fires rage, we are in the first steps of recovery.

Rotary Club of Paradise launches this site to collect contributions from generous family, friends, and neighbors who have never met each other. The contribution you make is tax deductible via our 501(c)(3) Paradise Rotary Foundation. All of your contribution – 100% of it – goes to people in need, fire victims and heroic first responders who are helping us in our time of need.

We will use this money to help people get back on their feet. We will provide people with gift cards so that our merchants – and their employees – can survive, too.

With your generous support, all of those affected by the wildfires in Butte County will start to rebuild their lives, to replace the material things they’ve lost, to help others in our communities.

With your generous support, we will rebuild our community – our neighborhoods, our businesses, our playgrounds, our churches, and everything else that’s so easy to take for granted... Until it's gone.

That’s because we are Paradise Strong!

We appreciate your generous tax-deductible support. 

Alternate contact:
Dean Fender

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Sonoma Rotarians Gary Edwards and Shah Malik delivered food and gift cards to Rotary Club of Paradise California the week after the first began. And they also included the club banner that's traditionally exchanged when a member visits another club.
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Sonoma Rotarians visited Butte County before the rains finally came to help firefighters control the Camp Fire... These are images of conditions on the drive up - and of a relief station there.
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Raised by 873 people in 1 month
Created November 10, 2018
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