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Canadian Red Cross teams up with Aeroplan to reward donors with Miles for donations

August 28, 2014 - In a first-ever offer to Canadians, Canadian Red Cross donors will earn 10 Aeroplan Miles for every dollar they donate in September. It’s a unique way to reward donors for making a gift that makes a difference.

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Walmart and the Red Cross join forces to raise much-needed funds to support people made vulnerable by disasters

August 07, 2014 -

Walmart and the Canadian Red Cross have joined forces for a cross-country campaign to raise much-needed funds to support people made vulnerable by disasters. 


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Canadian Red Cross receives 4-star charity rating from Charity Intelligence

July 22, 2014 - The Canadian Red Cross is one of 72 Canadian charities that excel in financial transparency, accountability to donors and cost-efficiency, according to Charity Intelligence.
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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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Elastoplast teams up with Canadian Red Cross to triple match donations

May 06, 2014 - This month, the Canadian Red Cross welcomes an exciting triple match campaign from its committed partner Elastoplast, experts in wound care.
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Donate to the Canadian Red Cross today and collect first-time donor super credit

December 20, 2013 - There's never been a better time to donate to the Canadian Red Cross.
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Reach out and help someone in need this holiday season

December 06, 2013 - This year, the Canadian Red Cross holiday campaign is focused on not only funding the Canadian Red Cross to do its job, but providing individuals directly with the gifts they need.
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Celebrate International Volunteer Day with the Canadian Red Cross

December 04, 2013 - Everyone knows that most charity organizations wouldn't be able to operate without the help of volunteers giving their time each year. On December 5, International Volunteer Day we celebrate volunteers.
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Get involved with GivingTuesday and the Canadian Red Cross

December 02, 2013 - Everyone knows about Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but have you heard of GivingTuesday?
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Calculate how much your time is worth with the Canadian Red Cross

November 27, 2013 - You know your annual salary, and you've certainly broken it down into monthly or weekly increments - but have you ever thought about your minute-by-minute worth?
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