Wildfires are taking a dramatic toll in Canada this year. The cost in human suffering and displacement is high. Domestic animals and Canadian wildlife are affected. And the cost to infrastructure and agriculture impacts us all.
Wildfires in Canada | Join the fight
If you find yourself eager to get involved on behalf of your fellow Canadians this fire season, we can help.
Whether your focus of care is all about the people, the critters, or the land, there is a place for your generosity.
Team Rubicon is a “veteran-led humanitarian organization that serves global communities before, during, and after disasters and crises.” This week they posted,
🔥 Canada’s on fire, and we need YOUR help! 🔥
Team Rubicon Canada is in the trenches, working tirelessly with local, provincial, and federal emergency management to bring relief to communities impacted by the devastating wildfires. The destruction caused by these infernos is massive, and the long-term consequences will be felt in communities for years to come.
⚠️ We can’t do this alone. We need your support now more than ever. ⚠️
Join us in making a difference for those affected by this unprecedented wildfire season. Together, we can bring hope, relief, and the promise of a brighter future. Donate today.
Fightin’ the fire |When wildfires mean callin’ in the troops
Next, explore these charities to learn how they are boots-on-the-ground (or in the air!) responding to wildfires in Canada:
Finding mission and caring that resonates with you? Reach out to your charity of choice and learn how you can contribute or volunteer today.
Helping the helpers | Care for first responders when the wildfires are under control
The less visible toll of fire season is the cost to those who are putting their lives on the line. Visit Wounded Warriors to learn a bit about caring for first responders. Find out how you can get involved with their work!
Critter care and Canadian wildfires
Helping the voiceless — that is what our wildlife and animal rescue charities are all about! To help in choosing the recipient for your gift of time or resources, pop over to our Charities Page. Then, search, “Wildlife” to be directed to a list of charities that will include one nearest you. Or, if you prefer, a charity that is supporting directly in an area impacted by wildfires this season.
Search, “Rescue,” or “Animal Rescue,” to be directed to our many such domestic animal/pet supports.
People, pets, parks, or prairie — your car can help!
If you have an unused, unwanted motorcycle, van, truck, SUV, or car, donate it to help fight Canadian wildfires! We have crews at the ready to serve in every affected province.
Whether your donated vehicle is re-sale ready, or rolling toward retirement, we are excited to come alongside you and your charity!
Click the big red button below to donate. ‘Prefer to talk to a funny and caring human? Call in to 1-877-250-4904. Then, wait just a day or two to get a call to arrange your free tow. Next? Sit back and wait for your tax receipt to land in your in box!
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Be safe, and be well, All.