American Red Cross Lakeland Chapter Assist Two Adults Affected by a House Fire in Door County

Belgian Rose Fire: Photos by Myles Dannhausen Sr.

The American Red Cross Lakeland Chapter responded to a house fire in the rural Sturgeon Bay area around 4:00pm on Saturday, January 30. The fire displaced two adults.

An American Red Cross Disaster worker assisted the two adults with monetary assistance for clothing and food. We also provided comfort kits (which include soap, shampoo, toothbrush, toothpaste, washcloth, comb, facial tissue, deodorant, razors, shaving cream and lotion) and homemade quilts. Currently, they are staying with family.

The Lakeland Chapter also provided support with beverages and snacks to 25 emergency personnel on the scene.

Red Cross disaster assistance is free and is made possible by community donations. You can help individuals of this disaster and others by making a financial gift to the American Red Cross Lakeland Chapter’s local disaster relief fund. For information call the Lakeland Chapter at 920-468-8535 or visit

About the American Red Cross: 

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies nearly half of the nation’s blood; teaches lifesaving skills; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a charitable organization — not a government agency — and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit or join our blog at 

One Response

  1. Does anyone know how this fire started, and were the owners home when this fired started?

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