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Tzu Chi USA Opens Wildfire Aid Registration for Carr Fire Survivors

Published on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 | 11:16 am

From August 11-12, the Tzu Chi USA gave $82,900 in emergency cash cards to benefit 145 families affected by the Carr Fire. Tzu Chi USA’s volunteers’ efforts continue as we strive to reach as many affected families as possible. We will host four more disaster relief distributions August 16th through the 19th from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM at the former Kmart building located at 2658 Hilltop Drive in Redding.

Tzu Chi USA provides not only financial aid but spiritual support- necessary to overcome a trauma. We strongly encourage as many shares of our online registration form as possible to inform affected families that they can begin to receive aid via

Tzu Chi USA’s ongoing disaster relief aid is not possible without your support. Practice compassion in action by donating online or texting TZUCHI to 91999. A small gift can make a huge impact in the lives of individuals and families seeking hope during perilous times. See how we’ve already helped residents through the Carr Fire and learn how you may pitch in here.

How to Help

Sign up as a volunteer or donate via:
• fundraising hotline: 1-888-9TzuChi (888-989-8244)
• web:
• mobile: Text TZUCHI to 91999

For more relief information, please call (408) 457-6969 / (415) 682-0566 / (510) 879-0971.

About Tzu Chi USA

Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation is a humanitarian non-profit NGO whose footprint of aid at the forefront of poverty reduction and disaster relief has reached over 95 countries since 1966. In 2017, Tzu Chi USA distributed over $9 million in aid, benefiting those impacted by 68 disasters in the USA. To learn more, visit









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