Our Charity Profile: Canadian Red Cross

As one of Canada’s leading humanitarian charities, the Canadian Red Cross improves the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and around the world.
 
Charitable donations are vital to sustaining our broad range of programs and allowing the Canadian Red Cross to prepare for and respond to disasters.

The range of Canadian Red Cross programs and services includes:

2014-2015 AT A GLANCE:

  • 1.1 million Canadians took Red Cross Swimming and Water  Safety courses
  • 644,441 Canadians took Red Cross First Aid courses
  • 68 emergency relief and recovery missions around the world
  • 2,914 disaster responses in Canada
  • 226,505 people reached in disaster preparedness awareness
  • 697,382 children, youth and adults attended violence, bullying and abuse prevention workshops in Canada
You can support the work of the Canadian Red Cross by making an online donation.