The number of wildfires in north Louisiana and east Texas has been crazy this year.

And we've been getting lots of calls and emails asking about ways to help out the firefighters and those who have been affected.

Donations and checks can be sent to the American Red Cross. They will also have up to date information on exactly what they are in need of.

For the American Red Cross of Northwest Louisiana:

4221 Linwood Avenue Shreveport, LA 71108. Their phone number is 318-865-9545. You can also email volunteers@louisianaredcross.org

For the East Texas American Red Cross:

1604 E. State Hwy. 31 Longview, TX 75604. Their number is 903-753-2091.

And, for the Texarkana American Red Cross:

821 Spruce Street Texarkana, TX 75501. Their number is 903-793-5602.