Quebec News and Stories (Page 3)

Quebec News and Stories

The Red Cross aids 25 affected by a disaster in Trois-Rivières

The volunteer team assessed the needs of each of the tenants, who were going through a difficult time, and offered Red Cross services such as emergency lodging, food and clothing for the next three days.

The 15th Rio Tinto Alcan garage sale a huge success

Saguenay – The 15th Rio Tinto Alcan garage sale in Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean raised $55,369. All funds will be donated to the local United Way and Canadian Red Cross.

The Red Cross reports assistance provided in Lac-Mégantic: Nearly $9 million in one year

Following the tremendous outpouring of generosity in support of the Lac-Mégantic community, the Quebec Division of the Canadian Red Cross provided an overview of the work that has been accomplished over the past year.

Desjardins Disaster Relief give $150,000 to the Red Cross for families hit by spring flooding

In April, spring flooding in Lévis, Sherbrooke, Quebec City, Sainte-Marie-de-Beauce, Saint-Raymond-de-Portneuf and the Laurentians forced a number of families out of their homes. 

Fundraising event for the Red Cross in Quebec: $1,020,000 raised for emergency relief operations

The Red Cross is pleased to announce that its 2014 fundraising event, held on May 6 at New City Gas in Montreal, raised $1,020,000 to support emergency assistance for the people of Quebec.

National Volunteer Week profile: Marie-Ève Charest

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

The Red Cross announces details of its assistance program for the L’Isle-Verte community

Thanks to the generosity of individuals and companies that have contributed some $300,000 to support the community of L’Isle-Verte, the Red Cross has set up an assistance program for those affected by the tragic fire. 

Red Cross expands assistance in L'Isle-Verte following needs assessment

The Canadian Red Cross has been meeting with its partners and with those directly affected by the tragic fire that took place in L'Isle-Verte, Quebec on the night of January 22-23. 

Red Cross now accepting funds for L’Isle-Verte

Today, the Red Cross has started to accept donations to raise funds to help those affected by the intense fire in L’Isle-Verte, which occurred during the night of January 22-23, 2014.

L’isle-Verte fire: Red Cross volunteers on-site

Red Cross volunteers are on-site in L’Isle-Verte to assist those affected by the intense fire that occurred overnight at the Résidence du Havre.