The Colorado Farm Bureau Foundation has activated its Disaster Relief Fund to assist the Logan and Phillips counties’ fires. Donations can be made online at https://www.coloradofarmbureau.com/disasterfund or mailed to:
- Colorado Farm Bureau Foundation
- Attn: Disaster Fund
- 9177 E. Mineral Circle
- Centennial, CO 80112
Make checks payable to Colorado Farm Bureau Foundation and note “Disaster Fund-CO Wildfire” in the memo line.
The Colorado Cattlemen’s Association and the Colorado Livestock Association say there is an immediate need for hay, feed, fencing supplies, individuals to provide trucking, etc. People looking to donate can bring donations to CHS Grainland in Haxtun, Colorado, 120 Smith St., or Justin Price’s farm, 11222 Sedgwick County Road 7, Sedgwick, Colorado.
For more information about drop-off locations, contact Rick Unrein at 970-520-3565. For more information on how to help, contact Kent Kokes at 970-580-8109, John Michal at 970-522-2330, Justin Price at 970-580-6315 or Dan Firme at 970-520-0949.
Kanode Photography is auctioning a 20”x30” acrylic print on a selection of 8 photos, ending on March 12 at 3 p.m. Mountain Time. All proceeds will go to the Haxtun Fire Relief Fund. To participate, visit the Facebook page.
Financial donations can be made to the Haxtun community by contacting the Haxtun Community Credit Union, Attention Haxtun Chamber of Commerce. Checks and money orders should be noted as fire relief. Those looking to donate can also visit www.help.com. Donations may be made via Amazon and sent to:
- Haxtun Community Fire Relief
- Attn: Hofmeister Insurance
- 211 S. Colorado Avenue
- Haxtun, CO 80731
Here is how you can help producers in other states impacted by wildfire: