Red Cross Stories : Saskatchewan

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Saskatchewan

Red Cross volunteers assist Saskatchewan families heading home

July 28, 2015 - Saskatchewan families finally able to return home after general evacuation order for last two communities under forest fire threat is lifted.  
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Red Cross provides relief as Saskatchewan fires force 13,000 from homes

July 09, 2015 - The Canadian Red Cross has assisted more than 7,800 people affected by the Saskatchewan wildfires so far. Those affected are having their basic needs provided for at shelters in both Saskatchewan and Alberta with items such as cots, blankets, hygiene kits and nutritious meals.
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Walmart, RBC and BMO support Red Cross response to flooding in Saskatchewan and Manitoba

July 08, 2014 - National corporate partners like Walmart Canada and RBC; and corporate donors like BMO are helping the Canadian Red Cross assist those affected by flooding in Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Walmart is providing water and clean up supplies to meet immediate needs; RBC is accepting donations at Saskatchewan and Manitoba locations and has made a $30,000 donation. BMO has announced a $25,000 donation to help the response.

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Swimming lessons are for life

July 10, 2013 - An average of 400 Canadians drown each year. While the ability to swim is important, swimming skills alone aren’t always enough to save a life.
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Saskatchewan youth stand up to bullying

May 29, 2013 - In Saskatchewan, students at Campbell Collegiate found a creative way to engage fellow youth and take a stand against bullying.
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Canadian Red Cross partners with Roughriders Football Club to overcome bullying

May 16, 2013 - Recently, the Canadian Red Cross teamed up with the Saskatchewan Roughrider Football Club in Regina, Saskatchewan to tackle an issue that affects young people in many ways - bullying.
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