Newfoundland and Labrador News and Stories

Newfoundland and Labrador News and Stories

National Volunteer Week profile: Oliver Whelan

This week, the Canadian Red Cross celebrates all volunteers during National Volunteer Week, April 6-12, 2014.

Canadian banks accepting donations for Red Cross relief efforts in Lac-Mégantic

The Canadian Red Cross is pleased to announce that ten banks in Canada are accepting cash donations in support of Red Cross relief efforts in Lac-Mégantic following a major fire caused by a train explosion.

Swimming lessons are for life

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.