Bellevue – King County Republican Party, partnered with Northwest Republican Community Fund, and in coordination with other partners in the King County community, will be sponsoring a supply drive to benefit the wildfire victims in Central Washington.

Items specifically requested are:

·         Generators – 10KW or 50KW

·         Baby formula, diapers, wipes

·         Cases of bottled water

·         Sleeping bags, blankets

·         Non-perishable food items

·         Visa gift cards (to be used for gas, supplies, and groceries)

A location in Bellevue—Bellevue North Shopping Center, located off 106th Ave NE & NE 10/12th St—will be open beginning Friday, July 25 at 10 am where items can be dropped off. The drive will run through Thursday, July 31. Items will be transported over to Central Washington the following weekend.  The location has been donated for use by Wallace Properties, Inc.

“Our friends, family and neighbors just a couple hours away have suffered tremendously since early July when these devastating fires first began. We wanted to put together a coalition of folks here in King County to show our support and act on the prayers and thoughts that have been with those affected by the fires for the last several weeks. We are excited about our community here coming together to help fellow citizens of our great state,” said Lori Sotelo, chair of the King County Republican Party, about the supply drive.

Address to drive location: 1100 106th Ave NE #15, Bellevue, WA 98004

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