TRAGEDY HITS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Fair Oaks, CA, 2017-Oct-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — As 17 separate fires burn across eight counties, encompassing a 115,000 acre area of Northern California, more than 20,000 people have been evacuated, and countless people have lost their homes, their businesses, their schools, and are displaced from their community.
The scale of this tragedy is unimaginable, and as a Northern CA business, Raley’s understands this devastation and is here to help our communities.
October 10: Raley’s has dispatched two refrigerated trucks carrying supplies to meet the most immediate needs of victims as outlined by the Office of Emergency Services and the Red Cross— apples, bananas, baby diapers, baby formula, water and adult diapers. Our trucks will stay in Sonoma and Napa Counties to provide the Office of Emergency Services support as they distribute needed items to various evacuation centers across the area.
Our nearby stores REMAIN OPEN and ready to serve: Raley’s in Santa Rosa, Raley’s in Napa, and Nob Hill in Napa.
- Raley’s Napa: 217 Soscol Ave, Napa, CA 94559
- Nob Hill Napa:611 Trancas St, Napa, CA 94558
- Raley’s Santa Rosa: 1407 Fulton Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
- Raley’s Rohnert Park: 100 Raleys Towne Center, Rohnert Park, CA 94928
Our local team members are working around the clock to help our neighbors in need.
In addition, Raley’s Food For Families partners in the area are serving the victims: the Salvation Army of Santa Rosa or the Redwood Empire Food Bank.
HOW YOU CAN HELP
Raley’s is accepting donations at our nearby locations at each cash register!
Sign up to volunteer with the Red Cross.
Text REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.
The Napa Valley Community Disaster Relief Fund is collecting cash donations.
Donate to local animal shelters: Humane Society of Sonoma County: sonomahumane.org, Humane Society of Napa County: napahumane.org,and Yuba-Sutter SPCA: yubasutterspca.org.
Text your zip code to 888777 to sign up for Nixle, a service that provides immediate alerts from local public safety and government agencies.
Please note that emergency services around the Bay Area are overwhelmed right now, and do not need more calls unless you have an immediate emergency.
Stay off the roads, if possible, as you are hindering emergency vehicles and urgent evacuees from getting through.
For information about our stores, please contact Chelsea Minor, Director of PR and Public Affairs at CMinor1@raleys.com.