The tragic fires in Sevier County have resulted in many citizens losing their homes, clothes, belongings, and food.  In response to many inquiries by Tennesseans around the state as to how to donate money, clothing items, food, and their time, the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA) has provided the following information:
 
TEMA and the Tennessee Voluntary Organizations Active Disaster (TN VOAD) have set up a call center for information about donating goods and volunteering to help survivors of the Sevier County wildfires.  The call center number is 866-586-4483.  It is staffed from 8 am to 8 pm EST seven days a week.  

Cash donations can be made through the American Red Cross at redcross.org/donate, by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS, or by texting REDCROSS to 90999.

TEMA is also pairing with other state departments to provide services directly to those citizens impacted by the devastating wildfires.  Click here to learn more about all the services offered.