We will have super fan Jenn on an upcoming episode to chat with Christy about her experiences being involved in the ongoing Oso landslide relief, she wanted us to include the following notes if you want to donate/get involved:
If you have missing loved ones or need to get in touch to confirm you are OK, call the Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management at 425-388-5088 or go to www.safeandwell.org.
A new email has been set up in addition to the hotline. People with missing loved ones also can send info to DEMcallcenter@snoco.org. They should provide as much information as possible, including pictures and descriptions of identifying features, such as tattoos.
Donations of cash, pet food & supplies can be made to:
-Eve Animal Shelter
425 257 6000
-snohomish co animal control
425 388 3440
The 72 hr hold will not be observed on the animals rescued from the slide. They will remain at the shelter until they are reunited with their owners.
-Red Cross: www.redcross.org/snoco text “RedCross” to 90999 to make a $10 donation.
-United Way: www.uwsc.org.
Checks may be sent to:
-United Way of Snohomish County, Attn: Finance Dept., 3120 McDougall Ave., Ste. 200, Everett, WA 98201.
-The Salvation Army 800-725-2769, online at www.salvationarmynw.org or by mail to the Salvation Army, Northwest Divisional Headquarters, 111 Queen Anne Avenue N #300, Seattle, WA, 98109. Designate your gift as “disaster relief.”
Other ways to donate:
-Union Bank: 525 N Olympic Ave, Arlington.
Checks should be made payable to: Cascade Valley Hospital Health Foundation.
-Coastal Community Bank is accepting donations for slide victims at all branches: Darrington, Camano Island, Everett, Monroe, Stanwood, Sultan, Silver Lake, Smokey Point, Snohomish and Whidbey Island.
-A special Mudslide Relief Campaign has been organized by the Community Fund Drive, state government’s workplace giving program that invites state and higher education employees to give to the charity of their choice. For information, go to www.cfd.wa.gov.
-The Spring Fling Fashion Show in Darrington now will be a fundraiser for the slide victims. The event is set for 5:30 to 8 p.m. April 12 and is $5 per person. Darrington youth will model fashions alongside an auction. Snacks and non-alcoholic drinks will be served. For tickets, call425-320-6996.
-A dinner and silent auction to benefit Oso mudslide victims is planned for April 27 at Nature’s Connection Place in Arlington. Organizers are looking for donations via businesses, help with the event and food donations. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.