DALLAS, Dec. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MoneyGram (NASDAQ: MGI), announced today that it is waiving transaction fees until January 31, 2016, for customers who make donations to the American Red Cross to support relief efforts for tornado and storm victims in Texas and other states impacted by recent destructive weather.
The American Red Cross is currently on the ground in affected areas setting up shelters and providing immediate relief through supplies, technical assistance and other support to those in need.
Donations can be made at www.MoneyGram.com or any of MoneyGram's ExpressPayment® agent locations in the U.S. All donations should be submitted to the American Red Cross under receive code 2540 to waive the transaction fee. Any dollar amount will be accepted up to a maximum of $249.99 per transaction.
MoneyGram is also supporting Americares disaster relief efforts. The charity group is currently providing its agency partners in Texas with family clean up kits, vaccines and medicine.
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