Local Action:
The American Legion Post 274 &
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 274

North Coast Fire Relief

The American Legion Post 274 and American Legion Auxiliary Unit 274 are collecting and distributing relief funds and items for those affected by the Monument Fire and River Complex. The Arcata Veterans Memorial Building — 1425 J Street, Arcata CA, 95521 — will be open to receive donations: 

Thursdays from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. 

until further notice.

All donations will be distributed in partnership with Pay It Forward Humboldt.

If you would like to make a donation but are not available during open donation times, please call ALA Unit 274 President Sara Hart at (707) 601-6619, to make alternate arrangements. 

To make a monetary donation, please use the link below.

Items Needed:

  • Sleeping Bags
  • Tents
  • New Men’s & Women’s Socks, T-Shirts, Underwear
  • Solar Shower Bags
  • Can Openers
  • New & Unused Socks
  • New & Unused Baby / Children Clothing
  • Diapers & Wipes
  • Pet Food
  • First Aid Kits
  • Toiletry Kits
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Bottled Water
  • Prepackaged Snacks
  • Razors
  • Gas Cards
  • Hygiene Supplies (Men & Women)
  • *Please NO Used Clothing or Shoes*