Alberta floods: How Canadians can help
Canadians across the country are responding to the massive flooding that has hit southern Alberta, with more than $5.4 million in personal and corporate donations already raised by the Canadian Red Cross.
For those who still want to help out, a number of organizations are accepting donations.
The Canadian Red Cross Alberta Floods Response is accepting financial donations. Call 1-800-418-1111.
Canadians can also donate to the Salvation Army Alberta Flood Relief Effort at the website or call 1-800-725-2769.
Samaritan's Purse Canada says it will need volunteers to help in the cleanup and recovery of flooded homes. As well, people can donate money. Call 1-800-663-6500.
The Calgary Drop-In & Rehab Centre is also seeking various goods and supplies including socks, underwear, hygiene supplies, bug spray, blankets and pillows, towels and plungers. The centre is also looking for volunteers and donations. Call 403-699-8260.
Other organizations seeking assistance include the YWCA of Calgary, Calgary Clean Up Facebook page, Volunteer Calgary and YYC Helps.