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San Francisco's Fishing Community Devastated By a Massive Pier Fire—Here's How to Donate

As if the pandemic wasn't already making life tough, the San Francisco fishing community was dealt a huge blow.A four-alarm fire tore through Pier 45 at the city's legendary Fisherman's Wharf around 4 a.m. on Saturday.The fire caused millions of dollars in damage and effectively wiping out over half of the city's seafood suppliers.Larry Collins, president of the city's Community Fishing Association, said losses were likely $4-$5 million dollars.The Port of San Francisco or other groups should be able to help with assistance but as of yesterday, no plan was in place.So in the interim, the Crab Boat Owners Association has launched a GoFundMe campaign.The "San Francisco fishing fleet fire recovery" seeks to raise $1 million "to reequip fishing businesses.".As of this writing, over $56,000 had been raised from over 500 people

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