Metallica's All Within My Hands Foundation donates $250k to wildfire relief efforts

The funds are being distributed to five organizations from CA to WA

September 29, 2020
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For the fourth year straight, Metallica will be aiding in wildfire relief efforts.

 

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With deep ties to the west coast, the band is stepping up in a big way to help those battling fires on the front lines in California, Oregon and Washington through their All Within My Hands Foundation. 

Wildfires have become a cruel and unwelcome, annual benchmark in California, and this year we have seen them tragically extend across the entire west coast of our country. This is the fourth consecutive year, dating back to the formation of the Foundation, that All Within My Hands has activated to support fire relief: the critical local services component of our mission. This year, we will be donating a sum of $250,000 to five organizations on the front line of this environmental crisis. Check out the link in bio to learn more. #AWMH #MetallicaGivesBack --Noah Berger, AP Photo

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The foundation will be distributing a sum of $250,000 to California Community Foundation’s Wildfire Relief FundOregon Community Foundation’s Wildfire Relief and Recovery FundCommunity Foundation Santa Cruz County’s Fire Response FundNorth Valley Community Foundation Wildfire Relief and Recovery Fund, and Community Foundation of North Central Washington NCW Fire Relief Fund.

 

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You can make a donation to the AWMHF here.

 

Happy Rocking (from a safe social distance),

 

Taryn Daly 

 

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