Quick Update on California Fires: How you can help is below!
So many members around the world have reached out asking how they can help, and it has been amazing to witness. Thank you all for being Quotarians and coming together during such a difficult time. You all belong to such a special organization and thank you for letting me get to play a role as well.
QI Paradise Update
ALL of the Paradise members are confirmed safe. All have lost their homes (and everything inside), cars, those with businesses which were in Paradise. We still do not have confirmation that all their family members made it out.
QI Gridley Update and Needs
In addition to the immediate need for Visa and MasterCard Gift Cards. There is only a need for the P95 respirator masks with valves. Many of the Paradise evacuees were retirees and need a different level of lung protection.
The air quality is at a very dangerous level and the government is only providing basic N95 masks. Please make sure if you choose to send masks, they are those P95.
Cheapest can be found at Home Depot (Click Here). These can be worn multiple times, but are disposable.
On Amazon, a box of 10 is $40 USD. If you buy 5 packages of 2 from Home Depot – the cost is only $20. If you order $45 worth of merchandise from Home Depot — Shipping is Free. Those of you who are oversees and wanting to help, your amazon can ship to this address.
If you’re interested in ordering any of these or interested in sending gift cards, please send to the below address:
Quota International of Gridley
PO Box 144
Gridley CA 95948
email address: firstname.lastname@example.org