Zero-Fee Transactions for Red Cross Donations remain in place to support response to Hurricanes Irma and Harvey

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September 11, 2017 at 5:15 PM EDT

Zero-Fee Transactions for Red Cross Donations remain in place to support response to Hurricanes Irma and Harvey

DALLAS, Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As clean-up of the the destruction left by Hurricanes Irma and Harvey continues, MoneyGram (NASDAQ: MGI) reminds consumers that a waiver for all transaction fees for donations to the American Red Cross remains in place through October 1, 2017.

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The fee waiver applies to all donations up to $249.99 per transaction.  Funds will help support the Red Cross's efforts to provide shelter, supplies and technical assistance to those in need.

In addition to the fee waiver for Red Cross donations, the MoneyGram Foundation has provided support through donations made to disaster relief and emergency response efforts initiated by AmeriCares and Save the Children USA.  Both organizations are responding in areas impacted by the powerful storms. 

Red Cross Donations can be made at or any MoneyGram agent location in the U.S. All donations should be submitted to "Red Cross Disaster Relief" under receive code 2540. Any dollar amount will be accepted up to a maximum of $249.99 per transaction.

MoneyGram is committed to giving back to the communities we serve and we will continue to support efforts that help people impacted by natural disasters when needed.


*The American Red Cross name used with permission, which in no way constitutes an endorsement, express or implied, of any product, service, company, opinion or political position. The American Red Cross name and logo are registered trademarks owned by the American Red CrossMoneyGram and the Globe are marks of MoneyGram. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.

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