Atlantic Credit Unions Accepting Donations for Atlantic Floods 2016 Relief Campaign


In light of the recent torrential rain and wind storm that caused severe flooding in Cape Breton and Newfoundland, Atlantic Canadians are looking for ways to help. Atlantic Central, on behalf of Atlantic credit unions, has offered participate in a donation collection campaign to assist the Canadian Red Cross with their Atlantic Floods 2016 Appeal.

Donations may be made in person at any participating credit union in Atlantic Canada, or directly to the Canadian Red Cross. To find a credit union near you, please click here and search for the credit union by name, community, or postal code.

To donate directly to the Canadian Red Cross, you can:in-support-of-cdn-red-cross

  • Donate online at
  • Call 1-800-418-1111
  • Donate at your local Canadian Red Cross office
  • Send a cheque, payable to the Canadian Red Cross and earmarked “Atlantic Floods Appeal” to:

Canadian Red Cross National Processing Centre
PO Box 39
Saint John, NB, E2L 3X3

Tax receipts will be issued by the Canadian Red Cross for individual donations of $20 or more, and we advise donors that the receipts will not be issued until after the close of the Canadian Red Cross campaign. Although our campaign is set to accept donations until November 2nd, the Canadian Red Cross may close the relief campaign later than this date.

Atlantic credit unions wish to thank all donors for their support for this important cause. If you have any questions, please contact us at