CARe News

In the year 2008, for activities relating to the 2007 Southern California Firestorm, grants have been generously provided by the California Community Foundation, The United Way and The San Diego Foundation (whose grant was made possible by the Fire Relief Biotech Recovery Fund of the San Diego Regional Disaster Fund, a supporting organization of The San Diego Foundation). In addition, individual homeowners have kindly provided donations.

 

Grants
The San Diego Foundation...........................$171,363 (some funding running into '09)

    In association with Community Partners:
California Community Foundation  .................80,000
United Way ....................................................19,000

Individual donations (as of Dec 31, 2008).....36,065

Total .........................................................$306,428

Inspirational Quotes

There's no disaster that can't become a blessing, and no blessing that can't become a disaster.

Richard Bach

Testimonials

I ran into a fire survivor from 2003 last weekend. She wanted to tell me how much you helped her and she was so thankful that you are still there for others

Recovery Center worker following the 2007 San Diego fires, just 4 years after the Cedar Fire hit the same area.