Red Cross Responds to Multi-Family Home Fire Affecting Seventeen in Portland

American Red Cross - Cascades Region - 05/28/18 
Disaster responders with the local American Red Cross responded to a multi-family home fire disaster on Monday, May 28, 2018, at approximately 6:30 a.m. in the 1400 block of NE 108th Ave., in Portland OR .
This single-family fire affected 14 adults and 3 children. 
The Red Cross provided resources to help address the immediate basic needs of those affected such as temporary housing, food, clothing, comfort kits with toiletry items, information about recovery services, and health and mental health services. Additional information about this incident, if available, may be obtained from the local first responding agency/fire department.
The Red Cross in Oregon and Southwest Washington (the Cascades Region) helps an average of three families affected by disasters, like home fires, every day. The Red Cross advocates emergency preparedness and offers the installation of free smoke alarms in our community. Residents may call (503) 528-5783 or complete an online form at to schedule an appointment.