In times of disaster, it's good to know you have neighbors who will take your hand and stand with you through your darknest night.

The recent wildfire that raged through Gatlinburg and parts of Pigeon Forge on Monday night have left many dazed as well as devasted.

THANK YOU to all those in our community as well as surrounding communities and states that have rallied around Sevier County to give aide to the many who have suffered loss of their homes and possessions. Thank you to everyone who has provided meals, water, blankets and other items for the first responders and firefighters in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg.

Over the coming days, efforts will continue to be ongoing. There will be alot that will need to be done as people look to us and other agencies for help. To that end, a number of relief funds have been set up to help people decide how to best direct their financial gift. 

A Central Command Center has been established at Rocky Top Sports World in order to coordinate ongoing relief efforts.To volunteer or to donate please call 865-430-7384 or toll free 866-586-4483.

Donation supplies can be taken to the old Boyd's Bear barn location at 149 Cates Lane, Pigeon Forge TN. 
Open 9am - 4pm Monday thru Saturday; Sunday 1pm - 4pm.
They need Volunteers, please call 865-804-1661.

If you would like to give a financial donation to support these relief efforts, you can donate by clicking the Donate Now tab on our website and earmark your gift for Fire Relief or you can direct your gift to the following:

Gatlinburg Wildfire Relief Fund

Donations can be made at SmartBank.com. At the top of the web page is the information. Donations can be made directly from their site or checks can be mailed to SmartBank, P O Box 1910, Pigeon Forge, TN 37868. Designated for Gatlinburg Relief. People living in Sevier County can go into any SmartBank location and make a donation.

Sevier County Relief Fund

Monetary donations can be made at any Citizens National Bank made payable to Sevier County Relief Fund.