The Sonora Area Foundation has created a fund to support those that have lost their homes as a result of the Washington Fire. You can donate by going to the link below or by mailing a check to the Sonora Area Foundation and in the "Memo" section, notate "Washington Fire". Checks can be mailed to the Sonora Area Foundation at 363 South Stewart Street, Sonora CA 95370

Sonora Area Foundation 


Guidance from both the California Department of Public Health and the Centers for Disease Control prevents Tuolumne County from accepting clothing and other household item donations for those who lost their homes in the Washington Fire. However, you may contact the following resources who are willing to accept donations and distribute them to the Washington Fire victims as needed.


Nancy’s Hope Community Center 209-533-2647

1000 Technology Dr, Columbia, CA 95310

  1. Canned Food
  2. Pet Food
  3. Men’s Clothing (pre-washed in hot water)
  4. Blankets (pre-washed in hot water)
  5. Camping Gear 
    1. Sleeping Bags (pre-washed in hot water)
    2. Tents
    3. Chairs
    4. Cots

This list will be updated as new information is received.