How to help families displaced after fire at Woodcliff Apts.

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A number of groups in Columbus are starting fundraising efforts to help those displaced from a Columbus apartment fire the week of Thanksgiving.

The United Way of the Chattahoochee Valley and iHeart Radio are accepting the community's help for the families who were displaced in the Woodcliff Apartment fire on Sunday.

There are 15 families and around 35 people without a home after approximately 17 units were affected by the fire, according to the American Red Cross.

The fire started in one of the apartments, located on Oakley Drive. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Now the Red Cross is providing resources to the families as needed.

If you would like to help the displaced families you can call the United Way of the Chattahoochee Valley's information referral line at 211 or (706) 405-4775.

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