Help for wildfire victims


12 Years
Mar 31, 2010
How you can help wildfire victims
By: YNN Staff

Here's a list of donation opportunities provided to YNN through various sources including viewer e-mails and facebook.

Donate money directly to Bastrop fire victims via the Bastrop Christian Ministerial Alliance
by calling 512-332-8661 or 512-332-8977 or by mail to:
P.O. Box 876
Bastrop, TX 78602

Austin: 24 hour collection at Austin Christian Fellowship (6401 River Place Blvd.) Billy Cannon's Smoke Shop 6800 West Gate Blvd (inside the old Albertsons)

Cedar Park: Donate water/gatorade to firefighters: drop off at 350 Discovery Blvd.

Elgin: The Elgin VFW is collecting food, water, clothing and pet food donations.

Killeen: Texas Youth Football Association is accepting donations of clothing, hygiene items, non-perishable food and toys for victims of the Bastrop wildfires at Long Branch Park, corner of Rancier Ave. and Branch Dr. (near the pool area) Tues.-Thurs. 5:30-8:00 pm.

Lake Travis: All forms of donations accepted at Oasis Lake Travis.

Leander: Leander Hill Country Bible Church is collecting non-perishable donations for homeowners affected by the Moonglow fire. It's located at 11880 Old 2243 W., Ste 600 in Leander.

Round Rock: Donations at St Williams Catholic Church Round Rock. Non-cash donations can be dropped off at Ryans Crossing at 3434 Yogi Berra Way (near Dell Diamond)

Taylor: All forms of donations accepted at 820 Porter St. in Taylor

FREE insurance consultation for wildfire victims: 512-904-9900

From William Amacher-Alman Jr IV on Facebook:
"Our family would like to offer our home in Hutto, TX as a place for some of those that lost there home. We do have dogs so please keep that in mind but other than that we would be honored to give a family in need a place to stay for as long as they need. Just msg us? Together we will all get through this."

Livestock evacuees: Julius Marek Arena 186B Hwy 95 Elgin Call Lorrie 512-350-0566

Horses: Northeast Texas Equine Services of Pittsburg, TX, waiving emergency fee for horses requiring medical treatment due to fire. Must call cell 903-855-3179. Dr Keith Taraba. Also, Matt Daniel has access to enough pasture for about 60 horses. Trucks and trailers ready to go. We can move 10 horses at a time. Call 832-769-1879. Ron Derrick says, "I live in Lampasas and I have 2500 acres with 20 horse stalls, multiple pens and pastures if anyone needs a place to put animals. Call 512 734 6080"

If you are collecting supplies or other donations and would like to publicize on our website, please e-mail us at [email protected] or post details at

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