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“Community Fest” Virtual Concert For Charity

“Community Fest” Virtual Concert For Charity

The Bermuda Red Cross is celebrating its 70th anniversary with a virtual concert featuring 13 different Bermudian singers and bands; the 7-hour event will be streamed live online and the community is welcome to make donations. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Red Cross is a critical humanitarian non-profit, which has served Bermuda over the past... Read more of this article

Bermuda Red Cross Marks 70th Anniversary

Bermuda Red Cross Marks 70th Anniversary

The Bermuda Red Cross is marking its 70th anniversary this year, with the organization saying “instead of celebrating, we have dug deeper in to the trenches to make sure that Bermuda is safe and cared for.” The organisation’s website said, “World Red Cross Day was recently marked, a day for a non-profit that has been around for... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Red Cross Suspend Some Services

Covid-19: Red Cross Suspend Some Services

The Bermuda Red Cross will suspend some of their services due to the Covid-19 pandemic. A spokesperson said, “Please be advised that Bermuda Red Cross services of Thrift Shop, Training and Rentals are closed to the public initially till 31 March, with us reassessing the situation on an ongoing basis. “Unfortunately, only under emergency... Read more of this article

Red Cross To Temporarily Suspend Services

Red Cross To Temporarily Suspend Services

In an effort to help mitigate the spread of the novel coronavirus, the Bermuda Red Cross has decided to suspend all of its services until Tuesday, March 31, at which time they will re-assess their status. A spokesperson said, “As a humanitarian organization, Bermuda Red Cross needs to adhere to best practice measures and to support messages of... Read more of this article

$336,000 Donated For Bahamas Disaster Relief

$336,000 Donated For Bahamas Disaster Relief

The Bermuda Red Cross said they would like to “thank the people of Bermuda for their overwhelming support,” noting that they have received $336,391.04 in donations for the hurricane relief effort in the Bahamas. Dorian devastated parts of the Bahamas, killing at least 65 people and leaving thousands more homeless. A spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

Gosling’s Happy Hour For A Cause On Oct 4

Gosling’s Happy Hour For A Cause On Oct 4

[Updated] Gosling’s have partnered with Bermuda Red Cross to hold a charity event titled “Happy Hour For A Cause” on Friday, October 4 from 6.00pm to 9.00pm to support those devastated by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas. The event poster said, “Come join us for Happy Hour at the Goslings Wine Cellar on Friday, October 4 6pm... Read more of this article

$187K Donated To Red Cross For Dorian Relief

$187K Donated To Red Cross For Dorian Relief

Over $187,000 has been donated to the Bermuda Red Cross to assist the Bahamas after they sustained catastrophic damage in Hurricane Dorian. “The official death toll across the Bahamas is 52. But that number is expected to skyrocket, with 1,300 people still missing two weeks after the hurricane,” CNN reported this weekend. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

$100,000 Donated To Red Cross For Bahamas

$100,000 Donated To Red Cross For Bahamas

The Bermuda Red Cross has collected over $100,000 so far after launching an appeal to aid the Bahamas after they sustained catastrophic damage from Hurricane Dorian. A spokesperson said, “On September 3rd we launched an appeal to the residents of Bermuda to aid those devastated by Hurricane Dorian, one of the strongest hurricanes on record in the... Read more of this article

Red Cross Welcomes Claire-Anne Raynor

Red Cross Welcomes Claire-Anne Raynor

The Bermuda Red Cross has welcomed Claire-Anne Raynor as the new Fundraising & Communications Manager. A spokesperson said, “This position plays an integral role within our organization to support its financial viability through fundraising activities and cultivating relationships in the community. In addition, she is responsible for the... Read more of this article

Red Cross Launch Appeal To Help The Bahamas

Red Cross Launch Appeal To Help The Bahamas

The Bermuda Red Cross has launched an appeal to help those affected by Hurricane Dorian, which slammed the Bahamas leaving at least 5 people dead and causing catastrophic damage. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Red Cross has launched an appeal for those affected by Hurricane Dorian, one of the strongest hurricanes on record in the Atlantic Ocean. “This... Read more of this article

Police Community Meet & Greet On Saturday

Police Community Meet & Greet On Saturday

The Parish Constable for Hamilton parish, Constable Litanya Smith along with Bermuda Red Cross Disaster Manager Mrs. Diane Gordon will be conducting a community outreach clinic on Saturday [June 22]. A police spokesperson said, “The Parish Constable for Hamilton parish, Constable Litanya Smith, will be conducting a community outreach clinic to... Read more of this article

Bermuda Red Cross Month Celebration

Bermuda Red Cross Month Celebration

The Bermuda Red Cross is celebrating Red Cross Month with a number of activities planned throughout the month of May. A spokesperson said, “May is Red Cross month, and this is because the founder, Henri Dunant, was born on May 8th, 1828. “Bermuda Red Cross will be celebrating Red Cross month with lots of activities during the month. KFC will be... Read more of this article

Red Cross Renew Southern Africa Appeal

Red Cross Renew Southern Africa Appeal

News that the first cases of deadly cholera have been confirmed in Mozambique has accelerated Red Cross and Red Crescent disease prevention activities in the vulnerable communities that have been devastated by Cyclone Idai, the Bermuda Red Cross said. Jamie LeSueur, head of operations with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies... Read more of this article