He Was Black With Soot From Head To Toe…

That’s how Michael Raper, Director of National Services and International Operations at the Australian Red Cross, describes the man who came in from the wildfires to register himself as safe and well so that his family would know he was okay. Hear the whole interview here.

If you’re worried about missing loved ones in the Australian wildfire zone and would like us to help you contact them, email our international services caseworkers or call 503-284-1234.
NOTE: Inquiries concerning U.S. citizens should be directed to the U.S. Department of State, Office of Overseas Citizens Services, at 1-888-407-4747.