From responding to floods, hurricanes and house fires to providing health services, water safety and first aid programs, the Canadian Red Cross, and its dedicated team of volunteers, is there when Canadians need us most.
The mission of National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Africa is to help vulnerable communities become strong and resilient. Thousands of dedicated volunteers and staff members in Africa work day and night, often in extreme and dangerous conditions, to meet this goal.
In Latin America and the Caribbean, the Red Cross is working to help those who are vulnerable and in constant threat of hurricanes, floods, violence, droughts, earthquakes and landslides. From Haiti to Honduras, the Red Cross is working on overcoming the challenges of found in the region.
From China to Syria, helping with food, clean water, health care, shelter, and education, the Red Cross organization is providing aid in areas of poverty, natural disaster, armed conflict, and humanitarian crisis. Find out more about Red Cross programs and services throughout Asia.