Looking to help those affected by the Oct. 1 mass shooting at Umpqua Community College?
Vanessa Becker, chairwoman of Umpqua Community College’s board of trustees, offered some advice at a Saturday press conference.
“We strongly recommend that donors cast a careful eye when considering other funds, as some are not based at charitable organizations and might apply high administrative fees,” Becker said. “Also, unfortunately, at times like these, there are unscrupulous people who will set up false accounts.”
She recommended donating to these organizations: