Salvation Army continues to assist Butte County evacuees

November 12, 2018
Sydney Fong | | (916) 563-3731

Salvation Army continues to assist Butte County evacuees

Chico, CA—The Salvation Army continues to support the Butte County area with food assistance and emotional and spiritual care for individuals affected by the Camp Fire.  Here is a list of sites where Salvation Army teams are currently assisting:


Neighborhood Church--2801 Notre Dame Blvd.

Pleasant Valley Baptist Church-- 13539 Garner Ln, Chico, CA 95973

Bidwell Jr High School--2376 North Ave, Chico, CA 95926


Butte College--3536 Butte Campus Dr.

Oroville Nazarene Church--2238 Monte Vista Ave.

Other Sites

Butte County Fairgrounds--199 E Hazel St, Gridley, CA 95948

Glenn County Fairgrounds--221 E Yolo St, Orland, CA 95963

Yuba-Sutter Fairgrounds-- 442 Franklin Ave, Yuba City, CA 95991

Through Sunday, nearly 13,000 meals were served to evacuees and first responders from all of the feeding sites. 


Donation Information

Monetary donations are needed at this time.  The Salvation Army will utilize the funds to provide ongoing and future assistance in the Butte County area.

To give, visit or call 1-800-SAL-ARMY (1-800-725-2769).  Donations by mail can be sent to:

The Salvation Army
PO Box 348000
Sacramento, CA 95834

In-kind donations are not currently being accepted outside the disaster area.  However, these gifts are vitally important to your local Salvation Army. To give items locally, visit or call 1-800-SA-TRUCK.

About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need without discrimination for more than 135 years in the U.S. More than 25 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through a range of social services: food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless, and opportunities for underprivileged children. The Salvation Army tracks the level of need across the country with the Human Needs Index ( The Salvation Army has served survivors of every major national disaster since 1900. The Salvation Army does not place an administrative fee on disaster donations. During emergency disasters, 100 percent of designated gifts are used to support specific relief efforts. For more information, go to or follow on Twitter @SalvationArmyUS.

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