American Red Cross to collect donations outside Safeco Field for those affected by wildfires
SEATTLE -- American Red Cross volunteers will be outside the gates of Safeco Field on Friday before the Mariners game to collect donations for the people affected by the Western Washington wildfires, the Red Cross said Thursday. Thousands of people have been evacuated and more than 50 homes have been destroyed. The Red Cross said it is operating six evacuation shelters in five counties where people can get food, water, showers, emergency supplies and health services.