Another heatwave is starting again next Tuesday, August 16, 2022, and will last at least through Sunday, August 21st. The street side cooling shelter will activate when there are at 3+ days of heat over 100 degrees F, and will stay open until the heat falls below 95 degrees F.
Donations needed! Ice blocks & cubes, water jugs & bottles, gatorade, powerade, electrolyte powders, vitamin waters, sandwiches or food, snacks, fruit, sunblock, aloe vera gel, umbrellas, tarps, etc. We’re using SignUp.com, the leading time-saving online coordination tool, to help us organize our upcoming event. Please click the link below to learn more and sign up to participate. Thanks for participating! https://signup.com/go/DUDzokK
We have an opportunity to purchase ice for about $1/bag, but we have to purchase in bulk! If you are able to, please donate with the memo Redmond Cooling Shelter.
We partner with High Desert Peace Kitchens, and they are able to accept donations on our behalf. HDPK is a registered non profit organization and is able to provide donation receipts.
Please put Redmond or RCA as the donation memo note.
Credit Card Donations: CLICK HERE
Checks: P.O Box 7439, Bend, Oregon, 97708