Australian Fires & How you can Help

Hey everyone, on this windy, cool Monday afternoon in Auckland, New Zealand. This Australian bush fires is terrible. Animals in NSW, Australia have lost their lives and homes. So many people have lost their homes and been misplaced. Some people have also died in the bush fires.

The state of NSW have called it now a state of emergency, as the fires still continues, and it’s more intense than previous fires in Australia.

The statistics so far is that the fires have burned 6 million acres of land, 23 people have died and half a billion animals have been estimated to have died.

A number of organizations and volunteer services are aiding in the firefighting and recovery efforts for affected communities. Whether you want to help the firefighting organizations, wildlife or just provide somewhere to sleep, you can find a ton of handy links and information below:

Here is how you can help:

Donate to the Rural Fire Service in NSW
https://quickweb.westpac.com.au/OnlinePaymentServlet?cd_community=NSWRFS&cd_currency=AUD&cd_supplier_business=DONATIONS&action=EnterDetails

Donate to the Salvation Army Disaster Appeal
https://www.salvationarmy.org.au/donate/make-a-donation/donate-online/?appeal=disasterappeal

Donate to the Australian Red Cross
https://australian-red-cross.giveeasy.org/australian-red-cross—donation

Donate to FoodBank Victoria
https://www.foodbank.org.au/support-us/make-a-donation/donate-funds/?state=vic

Donate to the Rural Fire Brigades Association in Queensland
https://www.rfbaq.org/donate-to-rfbaq

Tell your friends in Australia to register on findabed.info
This website is connecting people in Australia who need a place to stay during the bushfires to those who can offer a bed and a safe space.

Donate to the Port Macquarie Koala Hospital
https://www.gofundme.com/f/help-thirsty-koalas-devastated-by-recent-fires

Donate to the Country Fire Authority in Victoria
https://www.cfa.vic.gov.au/about/supporting-cfa

Donate to WIRES
https://www.wires.org.au/donate/emergency-fund

Donate to St Vincent De Paul Society
https://donate.vinnies.org.au/appeals-nsw/vinnies-nsw-bushfire-appeal-nsw

Our hearts go out to all the animals and people in Australia.

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