Red Cross Stories : Our Impact on the Ground (Page 4)

Canadian Red Cross Stories

Our Impact on the Ground

Red Cross volunteer responds to floods in Montérégie, Quebec

May 08, 2013 - When molecular biologist Barnabé Assogba stepped into a Canadian department store one day, he didn't realize that he would be leaving with a new calling in life instead of an armful of shopping bags.
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Canadian Red Cross volunteer responds to 2011 flooding in Manitoba

April 22, 2013 - In April 2011, Heather met with a young couple who had a newborn baby. They were given only two hours' notice to leave their home, and had never been evacuated before.
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Canadian Red Cross worker receives Diamond Jubilee Medal

April 05, 2013 - Howard Arfin first became involved with the Canadian Red Cross in 1958, as a member of the Junior Red Cross in Montreal.
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Canadian Red Cross worker makes impact on the ground

April 03, 2013 - Mathieu has witnessed firsthand the kind of work that the Canadian Red Cross has done to improve the lives of those in need.
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For one woman, the Canadian Red Cross changed everything

February 13, 2013 - For one Haitian woman, the Canadian Red Cross' impact on the ground changed everything in the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake that devastated her country.
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Family impacted by house fire gains relief from the Canadian Red Cross

February 04, 2013 - For Doug McNish, the Canadian Red Cross' influence helped make an incredible difference after a fire broke out in his family's apartment.
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Calgary couple makes an impact as volunteers for the Canadian Red Cross

February 01, 2013 - For Marcie and Dave Jensen, volunteering has provided a way in which they can assist people affected by life-changing incidents and share new experiences as a couple.
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Canadian Red Cross supports Welland community after a devastating apartment fire

January 23, 2013 - "The Red Cross has been so good to us," Steven says, trying to put into words what help from the organization has meant.
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Haitian man benefits from Red Cross assistance

January 22, 2013 - While the Canadian Red Cross has benefited many Haitians, for one man who was displaced as a result of the incident, the Canadian Red Cross' impact on the ground has made a major difference.
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Mom makes a difference as a volunteer with the Canadian Red Cross

December 31, 2012 - Violence and abuse prevention through education is one of the guiding principles of the Canadian Red Cross.
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