If you are able to help in anyway, please send what you are able to provide to firstname.lastname@example.org
We will include as many as possible on the list.
Below you will find a list of local businesses that are helping with the Fort McMurray fires and how YOU too can help –
Red Cross Alberta – Donate Online or Text REDCROSS to 30333 to instantly donate $5
Housing – If you have a place to offer up, or are in need of somewhere to stay, visit ymmfire.ca to get matched to a home. Or CLICK HERE for more options of people offering their homes. The Edmonton Expo Centre is also opening their doors.
Bling Autohaus – Bling Autohaus will remove the smoke smell from the vehicles of Fort McMurray residents. Visit them at 14833 123 ave or call 780-455-9788.
Baseline Chiropractic and Wellness – They are collecting donations on behalf of the Edmonton Emergency Relief Services. Items that are urgently needed are diapers, baby wipes, toiletries, blankets, pillows, socks and underwear.
Edmonton Humane Society – EHS is ready to accept displaced animals WITHOUT owners. Animals WITH owners should proceed to Northlands for temporary accommodation. Stray animals that come into our care will be housed indefinitely until they are reclaimed.
Fountain Tire Yellowhead Trail – If your tires were damaged by the fire, they will fix for free.
The Pint – Visit them with your Fort McMurray ID and get a free meal.
Boston Pizza – Millwoods, Downtown & South Common are offering Pizza & Pop with your ID.
Indian Fusion Downtown – Free Meals with your ID
Earls – Free Meals with your ID
Insurance Brokers Association of Alberta – If you need insurance advice, you can contact the IBAA offices at 1.800.318.0197/780.424.3320 or visit our offices in Edmonton at 3010 Calgary Trail NW. They have licensed insurance people on staff who can answer your questions. We can facilitate the initial claims process and get you in touch with your broker and insurer.
Fraser Community League – A relief center has been set up with food/water, first aid including transportation to the Northeast Health Centre, toiletries, baby supplies and showers. Pets are welcome. They are also accepting donations of baby supplies, blankets, pet food, and gas. Clareview Rexall Pharmacies are also on hand to fill prescriptions as needed.
Salvation Army – You can donate to help via www.salvationarmy.ca
Sublime Cat N’ Canine – Free boarding, daycare, or even just grooming ( cats or dogs) for any of the evacuees in need. Located at 9860 62 Avenue. Call 780-665-3510
Holiday Inn Express Sherwood Park – They currently have tons of donations for those in need of things like gift cards, toys, diapers, food, toiletries, clothes and more. All is free – just show ID.
Lakeview Inns in Drayton Valley – Anyone fleeing Fort McMurray who needs a room can contact Lakeview Inns in Drayton Valley. Call Twyla Bauman at 780-524-3200.
Safeway – Now accepting donations to help Fort McMurray and all donations raised up to $100,000 will be matched by Safeway.
Old Navy – Offering a 30% discount to those with proof of address from Fort McMurray.
Denny Andrews Ford – 18208 Stony Plain Road are accepting all donations except fuel in the Service Department.
Bootlegger – 40% off everything to residents of Fort McMurray with proof of address.
Fresh Dry Cleaners – Located at 15144-127 St. are accepting donations of clothing that will be washed/dry cleaned and donated to those affected by the Fort McMurray fire.
Panda Hut Express – Fort McMurray residents displaced by fire can visit Panda Hut Express until the end of May and may receive a free meal with proof of address
MKT Beer Market – $2 from every Wood Buffalo sold will be donated to relief efforts.
Papa Johns – Residents of Fort McMurray with proof of address will receive 2 free large pizzas. There are 19 locations in the city.
Strathearn Suites – Contact: Roberta 780-469-3080
Crossroad Service – 50% off of landscaping and bobcat services for the rebuild.
Pet Boarding – Contact Sherry Norris for pet boarding at 780-217-3665
Jazoo Express Courier – Pick up of donations and then delivery to Edmonton Emergency Donations Warehouse. Call Dave to schedule a pick up 780-903-3628.
Support The Fort – Saturday, May 21st at the Naked Cyber Cafe from 1pm – 10pm. All proceeds will go to the Red Cross.
Perfection Cosmetics – Free deep tissue laser massages and free treatments for all services listed on their website to those affect by the fire in Fort McMuray with valid Fort McMurray ID. Call 780-395-5665 or visit them at 9134 23 Ave.
The Renovation Store – Drop off centre for large donation items for those in need in Fort McMurray. They are located at 12049 – 127 St.
Donation Drop Off – If you are looking for a drop off location for donations of water, non-perishable food items and toiletries visit 6968 76 Ave.
Cap It – Anyone with a Fort McMurray ID can visit Cap It West Edmonton at cost to store and protect personal belongings at cost and installed at no cost. This includes box covers, cargo boxes, Thule racking systems – anything to keep your possesions safe. Located at 179 St. and Stony Plain Road.
Instant Storage Edmonton – 2 months free storage on all size units to all evacuees who are victims of the Fort McMurray fire with valid Fort McMurray ID.
Kingsway Toyota – Free fuel conditioner and cleaner, free engine air filters for Toyotas from Fort McMurray with a valid Fort McMurray ID.
Pet Boarding/Camp Site – Just west of Sylvan Lake (Red Deer Area), there is pasture and a place to camp in a tent or trailer (no electrical hook up). To book a spot for you or your animal contact Alicia Hoffman at 403-505-0605 or email her at email@example.com.
Schwab Chevrolet – Located in Leduc and are currently collecting bottles and recyclables to help support those affected by the Fort McMurray wild fires. They will match all cash donations donated.
Tundra Process Solutions – They are using their warehouse as a donation drop off location. To schedule a drop off contact Ashley Allers or Blaine Barnes at 780-482-3444 or drop off at 11203 – 186 St.
Waterloo Ford Lincoln – A free breakfast and lunch will provided to all Fort mcMurray evacuees from 8am until 2pm Monday through Saturday at Waterloo Ford located at 11420 107 Ave.
Alberta RV and Resort Magazine – They have a list of camping locations graciously offered to Fort McMurray residents displaced by fire. Visit the link HERE for a list of locations or if you have a location you’d like to add email Ron at firstname.lastname@example.org
Support The Fort – Purchase a Support The Fort t-shirt with all profits from shirts sold will be donated to relief efforts.
Chili’s – Chili’s in Edmonton are taking donations for essential items such as new toiletries, new socks and underwear, new pillows, basic sweat pants and shirts. Items also being accepted are pet food and supplies, baby items, new bedding and water. All donations will be given to the Downtown Edmonton Relief Centre. Monetary donations for the Red Cross will also be accepted. Chili’s locations in the city are: 15521 37 St., 9315 137 Ave, 7020 100 Ave., 1033 34 Ave., 6143 Currents Dr.
Culligan Water Edmonton – Are accepting donations for anyone wishing to donate to the victims of the Fort McMurray wild fire. They are located at 14215 Yellowhead Trail. They are open 8am until 5pm Monday through Friday.
Subway – Anyone with a valid Fort McMurray ID may visit any Alberta location Subway for a FREE Fresh Value Meal.
Edmonton Capitals Water Polo Club – The Edmonton Capitals Water Polo Club will host Fort McMurray evacuees during their practice time at O’Leary Pool every Friday from 4:30pm – 6pm and Sunday from 3:30pm – 5:30pm. Swimmers and non-swimmers alike are invited to take part!
Daily Dragon – Tien Lung will provide free after school care in their Daily Dragon program for the remainder of the school year to all Fort McMurray evacuees. In the program they pick up students at their school at dismissal time and bring them to the facility for Taekwon-do lessons. Lessons end at 5:30pm with pick up between 5:30pm – 6pm. Click the link to see if your school is one of the transportation partner schools.
AlbertaStrong Wildfire Fundraiser – The Beaumont Blues and Roots Festival Committee and the Crepe and Shake Cafe are joining forces to organize a fundraiser event. 100% of the proceeds will go to support those devastated by the wildfires in Alberta.The concert will go on May 21st from 2pm until 2am at St. Vital’s Hall. The all ages, family friendly (until 9pm) event will include a silent auction and live music! To donate to the silent auction call Audrey at 780-929-8212 or visit The Painted Door on Main – 5013 – 50 St. during the following times: Thursday 5pm – 8pm, Friday 5pm – 8pm, Saturday 10am – 5pm and Sunday from 11am until 2pm.
Norwood – Is offering FREE Childcare/respite and Family Support To FMM Families. They are currently set up at both Lister Hall and GMCC Residence to offer these services. In addition, our Norwood Location continues to offer this to both FMM families and families in our community
– Free Parent Relief Service (Respite). Available for children ages birth to 12 years.
– FREE child friendly activities offered in a child friendly atmosphere.
– Trained professionals to care for your children.
– FREE healthy snacks and meals provided throughout the day.
Service available from 9 am – 8 pm Monday to Friday, and 9 am – 4 pm on Saturdays.
FREE Family Support:
– Information on resources available within the Edmonton Area.
– Referrals to agencies and services within the Edmonton Area. Call 780-471-3737 to arrange services or come by the Centre located at 9516 114 ave to meet with staff who can assess the needs and support your family with a variety of services.
Treehouse Indoor Playground – All 4 of their facilities in Alberta are currently offering free admission for families from Fort McMurray until the end of the month.
lululemon – Check out the classes that lululemon will be holding!
5:59am November Project Canada
7am TNP Fitness Studio – circuit bootcamp
8pm Om Yoga – various flow yoga
10am River Valley Health & The Base by RVH (The Base) – circuit bootcamp
5:59am November Project Canada
6pm Sunset Stairs with Jordan Jeske – Westridge Stairs
6:30pm lululemon Whyte Ave – Run Collective
7pm Mountain Stride Fitness – trail running
8:30pm lululemon Whyte Ave – community yoga
5:59am November Project Canada
*5pm Sculpt Barre Edmonton West – happy hour
*5pm Sculpt Barre Sherwood Park – happy hour
*5pm Sculpt Barre St. Albert – happy hour
*6:45pm Barre Body Studio Edmonton (Whitemud) – barre
(classes coming in June)
9:45am Sunday Sweat Sessions – various classes (bit.ly/sundaysweatsessions)
3pm Sunday Sessions with Andrew Misle – Hawrelak Park
Fort McMurray Fundraiser – Join EVO Imaging at Borden Park from 12pm – 8pm for a Fort McMurray Fundraiser!The event will include a free lunch and dinner, free family photos, live music and children’s activities including bouncy castles, face painting and more! Admission by donation.