Music for Relief is raising funds to support the rebuilding of communities devastated by fires in Sonoma County, CA in October 2017. In partnership with Habitat for Humanity Sonoma County, your gift will provide temporary housing for displaced families, home repair and the rebuilding of affordable, sustainable, Green Homes for people who would otherwise not have the resources to rebuild.
Wildfires in Northern CA began the evening of October 8th and as of October 18 have caused 41 fatalities, burned 213,000 acres and destroyed 5,700 structures. At the peak, there were 20 fires burning and more than 11,000 firefighters responding to save communities. The fires displaced more than 100,000 people and an estimated 40,000 are evacuated in shelters and waiting to return home. Mobile home parks have been destroyed, working class families and many elderly people have been impacted.