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Ukraine Appeal Raises $543,000 To Date

Ukraine Appeal Raises $543,000 To Date

The Bermuda Red Cross has extended a “big thank you Bermuda for being so generous,” noting that the appeal for Ukraine has received $543,000 to date. A spokesperson said, “To date the Ukraine Appeal run by Bermuda Red Cross has received $543,000. These funds were donated to Bermuda Red Cross by many organization like, Aon, whose employees... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, 360: Ukraine Shopping Fundraiser

Photos, Video, 360: Ukraine Shopping Fundraiser

A shopping fair fundraising event was held today [May 22] at the Botanical Gardens, with funds raised to be donated toward the Red Cross Ukraine Relief Fund.The advance promo for the event said, “For businesses and the general public to sell your items, you choose the amount you want to pay for a pitch; all pitch proceeds go directly to... Read more of this article

MEF Presents $10K For Ukrainian Relief Fund

MEF Presents $10K For Ukrainian Relief Fund

MEF Ltd — otherwise known as The Little Venice Group — today presented a cheque for $10,000 to the Bermuda Red Cross for their Ukrainian Relief Fund. A spokesperson said, “A variety of fundraising initiatives were held by the group including a ‘Taste of Ukraine’ Brunch at Fourways where a percentage of sales were donated and raised... Read more of this article

Shopping Fair Ukraine Fundraiser On May 22

Shopping Fair Ukraine Fundraiser On May 22

A shopping fair fundraising event will be held on Sunday, May 22 from 10.00am to 3.00pm in the Botanical Gardens, with funds raised to be donated toward the Red Cross Ukraine Relief Fund. The event page said, “Bring your friends and family for a fun day out, Sunday 22nd May, 10am – 3pm in the beautiful grounds of the Botanical Gardens, for Ukraine,... Read more of this article

Community Outreach On Climate Change

Community Outreach On Climate Change

The Bermuda Red Cross announced it will provide “education and community outreach on climate change resilience.” A spokesperson said, “This will utilize The Bermuda Red Cross’ established networks within the community over the past ten years, as a consequence of its Disaster Risk Reduction program. “It will further leverage information... Read more of this article

$372,234 Raised For Ukraine Crisis Appeal

$372,234 Raised For Ukraine Crisis Appeal

Bermuda Red Cross announced that “through the many fantastic efforts of individuals, companies, foundations and schools we now have $372,234 raised for the Ukraine Crisis Appeal, of which is $100,000 from The Peter Cundhill Foundation.” A spokesperson said, “We sent $190,000 to British Red Cross on 16 March as we felt it was important... Read more of this article

$130,000 Raised For Ukraine Appeal So Far

$130,000 Raised For Ukraine Appeal So Far

The Bermuda Red Cross has raised $130,000 for its Ukraine appeal, including $728 from a group of students. A spokesperson said, “We are at $130,000 for the Ukraine appeal. We are so grateful to the community for their generosity in supporting this disaster appeal. “We received $728 from Year 7 girls at BHS who did extra chores around the house... Read more of this article

Red Cross: Over $86,000 Raised For Ukraine

Red Cross: Over $86,000 Raised For Ukraine

The Bermuda Red Cross has raised more than $86,000 for the Ukraine Disaster Appeal, contributing toward the international goal of raising $100 million to assist the nation, which is facing a humanitarian crisis due to Russia’s invasion. The Bermuda Red Cross, said, “We have received just over $86,000 in donations for the Ukraine Disaster... Read more of this article

Princess Donates $5,000 & Flies Ukrainian Flag

Princess Donates $5,000 & Flies Ukrainian Flag

The Ukrainian flag is flying outside of the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, which has donated $5,000 to the Bermuda Red Cross’ Disaster Appeal for Ukraine, noting it is “made in honour of two of the hotel’s employees, Olha Lytovchenko and Oleksandr Kryvchenko, who are from Ukraine.” “The donation, received by Bermuda Red Cross,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Red Cross Launch Appeal For Ukraine

Bermuda Red Cross Launch Appeal For Ukraine

Bermuda Red Cross is launching a disaster cash appeal for those affected by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Red Cross is launching a disaster cash appeal for those affected by the crisis in Ukraine. “We are gravely concerned about the intensification of fighting in Ukraine over the past few days.  People... Read more of this article

Sign Up For Red Cross End Of Year Fundraisers

Sign Up For Red Cross End Of Year Fundraisers

This weekend presents the last chance to participate in Bermuda Red Cross’ Split the Pot fundraiser and to sign up for their annual Jingle Run 5K Run/Walk. A spokesperson said, “Everyone is trying to find ways to make ends meet. Non-profits are no different. Donations are down, grants are harder to get, fundraising events are being held... Read more of this article

Bermuda Red Cross Raises $39,010 For Haiti

Bermuda Red Cross Raises $39,010 For Haiti

The Bermuda Red Cross has raised $39,010 for those affected by the earthquake in Haiti. A spokesperson said, “On August 16, Bermuda Red Cross launched a disaster appeal for those affected by the earthquake in Haiti of magnitude 7.2. To date we have raised $39,010. We would like the public to know this appeal will close on November 30th. “Donations... Read more of this article

Bermuda Red Cross Launch Appeal For Haiti

Bermuda Red Cross Launch Appeal For Haiti

The Bermuda Red Cross has launched a disaster appeal for those affected by the earthquake in Haiti. According to international news reports, “Hospitals in Haiti have become overwhelmed as they treat thousands of people injured in a earthquake that has left 1,419 dead. Some 13,694 houses have been destroyed, Haiti’s civil protection agency... Read more of this article