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Public Service Announcement

Monetary donations for residents of Fairview Lodge fire are being accepted; personal care items no longer required

WHITBY, ON October 31, 2014

In response to many requests from the public and community organizations, monetary donations are now being accepted for the residents of the recent fire at Fairview Lodge. As a result of the outpouring of support from the community, donations of personal care items are no longer required.

WHEN:

Effective immediately.

WHERE:

Cheque donations can be mailed or delivered in person to The Regional Municipality of Durham Headquarters, 605 Rossland Rd. W., Whitby, ON, L1N 6A3. Cheques should be made payable to “The Regional Municipality of Durham." Only cheque donations will be accepted by mail. Cheques received by mail will require a return address, in order for a tax receipt to be issued.

If submitting a cash or cheque donation in person, please go to the public front counter, located on the first floor, main lobby, of Regional Headquarters.

Note: tax receipts will be issued for donations of $10 or more.

WHY:

The funds received will be used to assist residents of Fairview Lodge who were affected by the recent fire.

NOTE:

The Regional Municipality of Durham would like to thank the community for its generosity and assistance.

Please note: families requesting details about their loved ones are asked to call the information line at 905-579-3313.

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For more information, please contact Corporate Communications.