Canada Post partners with MoneyGram to provide relief funds for Alberta wildfire

Canada Post and MoneyGram are working together to distribute $1.6 million in relief funds recently granted by the Canadian government after a wildfire ravaged through Fort McMurray last month.

More than 1,700 money transfer checks issued by MoneyGram will be available for pick-up at Canada Post locations. Donations to the Red Cross can be made at

Canada Post has also co-ordinated a mail-forwarding service for displaced residents of Fort McMurray, Anzac and Fort MacKay. Residents can visit or any Canada Post location to sign up.

For more information, click here to read Canada Post’s recent mail delivery update.

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