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$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

Red Cross Appeal To Help Cyclone Idai Victims

Red Cross Appeal To Help Cyclone Idai Victims

The Bermuda Red Cross has launched a disaster appeal for those affected by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi. “Cyclone Idai has torn through Southern Africa unleashing a trail of devastating destruction,” a spokesperson said. “According to the UN, millions of people were in the direct path of what could be the ‘worst... Read more of this article

BF&M Donate New Van To Bermuda Red Cross

BF&M Donate New Van To Bermuda Red Cross

Thanks to a donation from BF&M, the Bermuda Red Cross have a new van to deliver the larger medical equipment to customers. “After 11 years the Land Rover, that had been donated by Land Rover UK, had to be retired due to many mechanical problems which is why it was so very exciting to receive this generous donation from BF&M,” the... Read more of this article

FryDays Restaurant Jump Jam On February 15

FryDays Restaurant Jump Jam On February 15

FryDays Restaurant will be hosting a Jump Jam on Friday evening [Feb 15] at the Hamilton Play Time Zone and the Trampoline Park. A spokesperson said, “Calling all Adults and Kids, join us for a Jump Jam on Friday, February 15th. This will take place from 5pm – 9pm at both locations of FryDays; the Hamilton Play Time Zone and the Trampoline... Read more of this article

Red Cross Donates Scooter To Gordon Ward

Red Cross Donates Scooter To Gordon Ward

Residents on BHB’s Gordon Ward have access to an electric scooter, thanks to a donation from the Bermuda Red Cross. The donated scooter will be used by various residents who have mobility issues, to help them within and outside the hospital building. Mr Roland Peters, Clinical Resource Nurse for Gordon Ward, comments: “We are very grateful for... Read more of this article

BAC Annual Jingle Bell 5k Walk/Run On Sunday

BAC Annual Jingle Bell 5k Walk/Run On Sunday

The BAC group of companies is getting set to host the annual Jingle Bell 5k Walk/Run on Sunday [Dec 9], with people taking part in support of the Bermuda Red Cross. A spokesperson said, “Come out and support the Bermuda Red Cross during our Jingle Bell 5k Run/Walk which takes place this Sunday, December 9, with walkers starting at 8.30am and runners... Read more of this article

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