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Migrant and Refugee Services

Canadian Red Cross highlights family reunification program during World Refugee Week

June 17, 2013 -

The Canadian Red Cross plays an integral role in the safety, protection and well-being of refugees around the world who have been affected by situations of conflict or disaster. One of the most important services the Society provides is Restoring Family Links, a program that helps reconnect families separated by conflict and disaster.


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Walmart Canada and the Canadian Red Cross join forces to support Canadian communities

June 17, 2013 - Walmart Canada announced today its stores across the country are raising funds to support Canadian Red Cross disaster preparedness and response.  The annual campaign, which runs from August 2 to August 26 in Walmart stores from coast-to-coast, is expected to raise over $3 million.  

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