With a State Of Emergency now in effect across NSW, there are a variety of ways people can chip in and help those that have lost so much due to the fires across NSW.
Firstly, you can donate directly to the RFS using a VISA or Mastercard:
You can also direct deposit funds into the NSW Rural Fire Service Donation Fund:
Westpac BSB - 032001
Account Number - 171051
St Vincent De Paul stores across the Illawarra are accepting donations of food vouchers, gift cards, and quality clothing.
With money the preferred option at this time.
The Salvation Army are also accepting donations via their website www.salvationarmy.org.au or by calling 13 72 58, or you can donate at your local Woolworths checkout.
Image: Courtesy of NSW Rural Fire Service