• People who wish to donate to Officer Kenyon Youngstrom and his family may visit any Mechanics Bank branch, mention the officer's name to the teller and direct that funds be contributed to the trust account in his name, 800-797-MECH (6324), www.mechanicsbank.com.

  • The California Highway Patrol 11-99 Foundation provides financial assistance to families of fallen officers, www.chp11-99.org, 714-529-1199 or email info@chp11-99.org

  • Your city's police officers association most likely has an emergency fund for this purpose. To donate. Search online for your city and police officers' association and contact the organization directly.

  • The One Hundred Club of Contra Costa County provides financial assistance to families of firefighters and law enforcement personnel killed in the line of duty, 100clubcontracostacounty.org, 707-372-9440.

  • Concerns of Police Survivors, Inc., or COPS, a national nonprofit organization, provides support for surviving families of officers killed in the line of duty plus training for agencies in how to handle tragedies, www.nationalcops.org, 573-346-4911 or cops@nationalcops.org.