Wednesday, September 7, 2011

How You Can Help (Fire Update)

stole from facebook if you tell me who took it I'll update it and give them credit
photo courtesy of my dad
photo courtesy of
the above picture is the skyline of downtown Austin with the smoke from the Bastrop fires in the background

Here's what it looks like from space
Courtesy Mike Follum  via Twitter
Courtesy NASA
If you are interesting in helping the victims of the wildfire please click here for full list.

Bastrop Christian Ministerial Alliance,
PO Box 876, Bastrop, TX, 78602.
is taking monetary donations that will go directly to the evacuees and local shelters. FB page

Capital Area Food Bank of Texas and click the Donate to Help Wildfire Victims button at bottom of page

Red Cross of Central Texas

 This morning the update on the devastation was: via
  • 38,089 acres burned
  • 576 homes destroyed
  • 30% contained as of 7:40am Wednesday
Please continue praying for those who have been evacuated and those who have lost their homes.           
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