Media Advisory - Red Cross to release one year update on 2016 Alberta fires

FORT MCMURRAY, AB, April 20, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Red Cross will provide an update on the Alberta fires recovery to date – including total dollars raised and spent, and how donations have been used to assist families and individuals, community organizations and small businesses affected by the disaster.

DATE & TIME



Monday, April 24, 2017


10 a.m. Mountain Time (12 noon ET)



LOCATION



YMCA, Eagle Ridge Community Centre


2-301 Sparrow Hawk Drive, Fort McMurray, AB.



PARTICIPANTS


Conrad Sauvé, President and CEO, Canadian Red Cross

Melissa Blake, Mayor, Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo

Jenn McManus [Moderator], VP of Alberta and Northwest Territories, Canadian Red Cross



TELECONFERENCE INFORMATION



To join the news conference by phone, please register ahead of time by emailing communications@redcross.ca for call-in details.

 

SOURCE Canadian Red Cross

For further information: MEDIA CONTACTS: English Media Line: 1-877-599-9602; French Media Line: 1-888-418-9111; Alberta Media Line: 1-403-541-4431

RELATED LINKS
http://www.redcross.ca

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