(KTAB/KRBC) – Donation efforts are underway for the communities affected by devastating fires in Eastland County.
The following items are being accepted at the Myrtle Wilks Community Center in Cisco, the Carbon Volunteer Fire Department in Carbon, and the Cross Texas Cowboy Church in Rising Star:
- First Aid Items
- Hygiene Essentials
- Toilet Paper
- Non-perishable food items
Volunteer fire fighters are in need of donations like chapstick, sunscreen, Advil, and Tylenol.
Anyone who needs vet assistance for animals (pets and livestock) injured or displaced by the fires can visit Texas Cattle Exchange in Eastland and the Gorman Milling Company in Gorman is distributing hay and feed.
Area volunteer fire departments are also in need of monetary donations for the cost of fuel and any damage occurred to their equipment.
Rising Star Volunteer Fire Department is accepting donations here.
The Community Foundation of Abilene is also partnering with the Eastland Community Foundation to provide donations to those affected. Click here to donate to their Fire Relief Fund.
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