Less than a week since 19 elite firefighters lost their lives to an inferno near Yarnell, Ariz., the unscrupulous work of scammers has begun.
Support has been pouring in not only from the Prescott area but the entire state. You may be looking to help too, but how do you make sure the money doesn’t go to scammers? Fire officials in Prescott are directing people to www.yarnellfallenfirefighters.com to get questions answered.
Contributions can be made to:
• United Phoenix Fire Fighters charity account through any Chase Bank in Arizona; by mail to the Phoenix Firefighters Association at 61 E. Columbus Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85014 or via PayPal
• The 100 Club
For volunteer, fundraising and other ways to assist those affected by the Yarnell Hill Fire, go to yarnellfallenfirefighters.com.