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Saltus Raises $4,000 For Tsunami Appeal

Saltus Raises $4,000 For Tsunami Appeal

There is much to be learned in the act of giving back – this is the philosophy behind the Saltus Service Learning programme. Each year, students at the middle and senior school level are given the chance to lead their own community service initiatives with the support of the school faculty and staff. For 2018-19 Saltus students have chosen the theme... Read more of this article

Red Cross Launch Disaster Appeal After Tsunami

Red Cross Launch Disaster Appeal After Tsunami

The Bermuda Red Cross has launched a disaster appeal for those affected by the earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia, which has devastated the nation, leaving over 800 people dead. “The toll from an earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia soared to 832 confirmed dead today, with authorities fearing the numbers will climb as rescuers grappled to get... Read more of this article

KFC Donates $1,968 To Bermuda Red Cross

KFC Donates $1,968 To Bermuda Red Cross

As part of the celebration of Red Cross Month, KFC said they are pleased to announce that they raised $1,968 in support of Bermuda Red Cross after a successful fundraising initiative throughout the month of May. KFC customer Sheena William’s generosity paid off when she was selected to receive a $500 gift card courtesy of Gorham’s for participating... Read more of this article

Bermuda Red Cross Thrift Sale On May 12

Bermuda Red Cross Thrift Sale On May 12

The Bermuda Red Cross will be hosting their annual Spring Sale on Saturday [May 12] from 8.30am to 3.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Our annual Spring Sale will be coming up on Saturday, May 12th from 8:30am – 3pm at the Bermuda Red Cross Thrift Shop. The hot weather is coming and we have a variety of spring and summer items on sale. Come and enjoy... Read more of this article

Bermuda Red Cross Helping Football Clubs

Bermuda Red Cross Helping Football Clubs

The Bermuda Football Association [BFA] and the Bermuda Red Cross recently presented three field operators with Automated External Defibrillators [AED]. A spokesperson said, “Representatives from the Bermuda Athletic Association, Pembroke Hamilton Club, and the BFA received the machines at the Clyde Best Center of Excellence. The AED machines are... Read more of this article

Bermuda Red Cross To Host ‘Fifty Shades Freed’

Bermuda Red Cross To Host ‘Fifty Shades Freed’

The Bermuda Red Cross will be hosting “Fifty Shades Freed” on February 10th. A spokesperson said, “Get the girls together on Saturday, February 10th starting at 4:30pm in the Eateries, Washington Mall. Try your smarts at the Trivia and your luck at the 50/50 raffle. Your ticket includes 2 drinks, nibbles, movie ticket and some little... Read more of this article

Clarien Bank Hurricane Drive Raises Over $25K

Clarien Bank Hurricane Drive Raises Over $25K

Clarien Bank today [Oct 25] announced that over $25,000 has been raised by the organization to support hurricane recovery. Hurricanes Irma and Maria left destructive paths of devastation throughout the Caribbean, and the Clarien Bank hurricane donation drive was established to support Red Cross relief efforts in the region. Clarien Bank Chief Marketing... Read more of this article

Saltus Raises $6,000 For Hurricane Victims

Saltus Raises $6,000 For Hurricane Victims

Saltus Grammar School raised just over $6,000 from students and faculty to assist Bermuda Red Cross with their Hurricane Disaster Appeal that is supporting the victims in the Caribbean. Speaking on behalf of Saltus, new Head of School Deryn Lavell said, “I’m reminded how interconnected we all are on a global scale when I see the warmth and generosity... Read more of this article

“Happy Hour For A Cause” Event Postponed

“Happy Hour For A Cause” Event Postponed

The “Happy Hour for a Cause” event — which will raise money for hurricane relief — scheduled for tomorrow night [Sept 22] has been postponed due to ticket sales being low, with the event now set to be held on Friday, October 6th. A Bermuda Red Cross spokesperson said, “We would like to inform the public that we have had to... Read more of this article

Over $31,000 Donated To Red Cross So Far

Over $31,000 Donated To Red Cross So Far

Following the devastating impact of Hurricane Irma on islands in the Caribbean, the local community has donated over $31,000 to the Bermuda Red Cross to assist the hurricane relief efforts. In addition to the financial donations, Bermuda is also sending six BELCO linemen to the BVI, has sent a contingent of 30 soldiers and six police officers to the... Read more of this article

WA Fundraising Grub Day For Hurricane Relief

WA Fundraising Grub Day For Hurricane Relief

Warwick Academy held their Grub Day today [Sept 15] to help raise money to donate to the Bermuda Red Cross to help islands devastated by Hurricane Irma.A spokesperson said, “Warwick Academy held their Grub Day today as a way to raise funds to help with the devastation caused by Hurricane Irma. “Here in Bermuda we are so aware of the damage... Read more of this article

Hurricane Relief: Cooper’s To Match Donations

Hurricane Relief: Cooper’s To Match Donations

Saying that “our friends to the south have experienced unprecedented devastation”, A.S Cooper’s will be accepting donations at Cooper’s, Astwood Dickinson and Vineyard Vines stores between Sept 14 -17, with the company set to match donations up to $5,000 and pass it to Bermuda Red Cross to assist hurricane relief efforts.A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Red Cross Connecting People After Hurricane

Red Cross Connecting People After Hurricane

The Red Cross is trying to enable to contact between family members and loved ones who have been affected by the passing of Hurricane Irma in the Atlantic Ocean. A Bermuda Red Cross spokesperson said, “In case there are people who are worried about missing loved ones, there is now a page on the Family Links website where they can register missing... Read more of this article