The Almeda Fire of 2020

On the morning of September 8, a fire started in north Ashland was pushed by high winds through the towns of Talent and Phoenix. It is estimated that over 2,350 homes were lost to the fire as well as numerous commercial buildings. Both Talent and Phoenix sustained significant damage.

Here’s a video of a fly over from Ashland to South Medford. Phoenix starts at 23:00.

ORGANIZATIONS THAT ARE HELPING WITH RELIEF EFFORTS:


Zone Captains
Social support, Needs Assessments(to get your Disaster Case Manager and access all the grants available) & Community Advocacy
coordinator@zonecaptains.org
541-450-0781

1st Phoenix Community Center
(at 1st Phoenix Presbyterian Church)
121 W. 2nd St. Phoenix OR 97535
Free meals 7 days/week, food pantry, household goods, clothing

Rogue Climate
The Shoppes at Exit 24
205 North Phoenix Road
Phoenix, OR 97535

The United Way – Jackson County
60 Hawthorne Street
Medford, OR 97504

South Valley Community Action Group

Phoenix-Talent School District