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SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Humane Society is asking the community for donations to help support evacuees and their animals.

They said donations can be dropped off at Iron Oak Canyon Ranch, 12310 Campo Road in Spring Valley.

A disaster relief fund was set up Monday to help survivors of the Valley Fire.

As of Monday, dozens of structures had been destroyed, including up to a dozen homes. Evacuation orders are in place for several communities.

The San Diego Foundation announced Monday the San Diego Regional Disaster Fund has been set up to help survivors of the Valley Fire. The foundation is collecting funds and will distribute grants to nonprofit service organizations helping with disaster recovery and rebuilding.

The foundation said grants will be distributed based on critical needs as determined in coordination with local officials and emergency response organizations.

They are urging people to consider donating. If you or your family needs immediate help, call a local assistance center or visit