Medicine Hat, Alberta (June 25th, 2013) – Effective immediately the Community Foundation will be accepting monetary donations on behalf of the citizens of the City of Medicine Hat for Flood Relief 2013. The City of Medicine Hat and the Community Foundation appeal to all concerned citizens, businesses and organizations to make a donation to the Community Foundation for this cause. All money raised will be used to relieve the medium and long term needs of those MOST affected by the flood.
The Community Foundation will work with The City of Medicine Hat to determine how the funds will be best disbursed in the future. While many organizations are attending to the immediate needs of flood victims’ the board of directors of the Community Foundation decided to focus assistance on the mid-to long-term needs. The Foundation will be accepting gifts of financial aid. Anyone who may wish to offer gifts in kind should contact those other community organizations who can accept them.
Your very generous monetary donations can be received at the Community Foundation office or by mail #104,430 6th Avenue SE, Medicine Hat Alberta T1A 2S8 (by cheque made payable to “Community Foundation of Medicine Hat and Southeastern Alberta” or cash), online www.cfsea.ca via credit card and at any TD Canada Trust location in Medicine Hat & Brooks as of Noon on June 26th 2013. All dollars raised will stay in The City of Medicine Hat.