San Benito Disaster Recovery Fund

Ready to Help in a Crisis

In the event of a disaster in San Benito County, the Community Foundation has created a Disaster Recovery Fund to provide financial support to those affected in San Benito County.

Whether it be fire, flood, earthquake, or any other disaster, we'll be ready to stand together during a critical time of need and provide immediate relief and support.

Photo by Robert Eliason.


Donate to the Disaster Fund

Your support will help offer resources need to those affected in San Benito County. No matter how big or small, a donation will make an impact in time of need.

Send your check to:
Community Foundation for San Benito County
440 San Benito Street
Hollister, CA 95023

Call or use the link for a credit card donation:

Photo by John Chadwell.


9.10.23 Alert - Flood Warning

Anyone affected by recent flooding in North West San Benito County can find shelter at:

Hollister Veterans Memorial Building
649 San Benito Street
Hollister, CA 95023

Community Resources

American Red Cross - Available 24/7 at 1-877-272-7337

Public Assistance Benefits - Housing, cash assistance, Medi-Cal and Cal Fresh benefits 831-633-4180 or visit HHSA.COSB. US

Community Food Bank of San Benito County - Call 831-637-0340 or visit

Home Resource Center (Homeless Shelter) - Contact 831-256-1852 or visit

Housing and Homeless Services/ Community Services and Workforce Development - Call 831-637-9293 or visit

Home Cleanup Hotline

The Home Cleanup Hotline is open to help survivors of both the storms and flooding in California. Survivors needing assistance can call 844-965-1386.

It's anticipated that most volunteer groups will work through Friday, January 27, 2023.

Home Cleanup Hotline