ORAO Fundraising for Fort McMurray

ORAO Fundraising for Fort McMurray

Fort McMurray, Alberta is being devastated by raging wildfires that are wiping out entire neighborhoods and have already left up to 88,000 people displaced. The devastating impact of the catastrophe is far beyond anything witnessed before; the effects will be

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