TORONTO, June 25, 2013 /CNW/ - MasterCard Canada today announced it will
donate $25,000 to Red Cross disaster relief efforts in Alberta and will
double the amount MasterCard employees donate.
"Our hearts go out to everyone in Alberta whose lives, homes and
livelihoods have been devastated by the flooding," said MasterCard
President Betty K. DeVita. "In the face of disaster, our priorities as
community members become very clear. We all need to do what we can to
help. It has been heartening to see how Canadians have reached out to
provide that help."
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SOURCE: MasterCard Canada
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Vice President, Corporate Communications, MasterCard Canada