The grocery store chain is accepting donations – in cash or points – to help support Red Cross relief efforts in For McMurray. (They’re also offering displaced residents in need of emergency prescription refills access to their files at any store.)
This national chain of hypermarkets is accepting cash donations of any size in store to help Canadian Red Cross relief efforts in Fort McMurray. (The company has already committed $300,000 in cash, food, water, and essential health supplies.)
Head to a charity BBQ
What: M&M Food Market in Richmond will be hosting a charity BBQ this Saturday in support of the Fort McMurray relief fund. Swing by and enjoy a hamburger or hot dog by donation. 100% of funds raised will go to the Canadian Red Cross.
A boil water advisory is in effect for camps within the region and for the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo
Retain all expense receipts for possible reimbursement from your insurer
Downloading the Alberta Emergency Alert and Alberta Wildfire apps will keep you up to date with the latest developments
An Air Quality Advisory has been issued for the Fort McMurray area
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