The people of Fort McMurray, are on everyone’s mind today

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The fires, but most importantly the people of Fort McMurray, are on everyone's mind today. Stories of kindness and neighbours helping neighbours are speckled across the pages of Facebook. 

80,000 residents on mandatory evacuation. 

Opportunities for Canadians to get involved are abound. You can donate on-line through the Red Cross or by texting REDCROSS to 30333 and your cell provider will add a $5 donation to your monthly bill. 

The Calgary Flames organization has stepped up to donate $100,000 to the cause. 

Westjet has sent planes to airlift many residents to safely. You can read about their on-going relief efforts on their blog

For updated news reports, tune into www.cbc.ca for the latest.