BEACONSFIELD, QC, May 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Beaconsfield Council is launching a fundraising campaign to support the communities that are affected by the floodings.
Beaconsfield residents are invited to contribute to this special fundraiser by making a donation by Interac, credit card or cheque payable to the City of Beaconsfield. Tax receipts will be emitted for donations of $20 and more. Business hours at City Hall are Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to noon. The deadline for making a donation is Friday, June 21, 2019.
For its part, the City will double the amount raised by its residents up to a maximum of $20,000 to help the victims in all regions across Québec.
ʺThe City of Beaconsfield wishes to show its solidarity with the municipalities hit by the spring floods. We must stand together in such circumstances and be generous in our response to the people affected by this situationʺ, states Georges Bourelle, Mayor of Beaconsfield.
It is also possible to contribute online to the Red Cross fundraising campaign for flood victims at croixrouge.ca.
SOURCE City of Beaconsfield
For further information: Mayor's Office, 514 428.441