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Cameron Adams and Senator Murray Sinclair

2019 Red Cross Humanitarians of the Year for Manitoba Announced

June 21, 2019 - The Canadian Red Cross is pleased to announce Senator Murray Sinclair has been selected as the 2019 Canadian Red Cross Humanitarian of the Year for Manitoba and Cameron Adams of Gimli is the 2019 Canadian Red Cross Young Humanitarian Award for Manitoba.

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Helping Canadians respond to Mental Health Emergencies

June 20, 2019 - The Red Cross Psychological First Aid course is a resiliency-building wellness program that prepares individuals to support themselves and others in coping with the effects of stress, loss, trauma and grief.
 

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Leadership training for northern Manitoba youth

June 01, 2019 - As part of the ongoing collaborative relationship between the Canadian Red Cross and the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs, the two organizations worked together to make the Northern Youth Leadership Conference a reality.

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Meet a logistics aid worker at the field hospital in Mozambique

May 04, 2019 - Getting a field hospital from Canada to Nhamatanda in Mozambique on the east coast of Africa is no simple task. Few people understand this challenge better than Garth Tohms, a Canadian Red Cross logistics aid worker. 

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Canadian Red Cross seeks Humanitarian of the Year Award Nominees

March 11, 2019 - The Canadian Red Cross has opened the call for nominations for its annual Manitoba Humanitarians of the Year Awards.
 

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Supporting Poplar River First Nation as they plan for disasters

Supporting Poplar River First Nation as they plan for disasters

March 01, 2019 - In 2017, Poplar River First Nation, in northeastern Manitoba, was forced to evacuate due to nearby wildfires.

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Canadian Red Cross Unveils Pink Day 2019 T-shirt Design

November 20, 2018 - With Canadian Red Cross Pink Day 2019 just over three months away, the design for the officials shirts was unveiled on Tuesday, as part of bullying awareness week.
 

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Rescuer awards

Celebrating Grand Rapids kids who saved a life

November 02, 2018 - On November 2, 2018, three young Grand Rapids kids received Canadian Red Cross Rescuer Awards at a special assembly held in their honour at Grand Rapids School.

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Welcoming Lake St. Martin evacuees home

Welcoming Lake St. Martin evacuees home

September 12, 2018 - The Canadian Red Cross was on-hand at Lake St. Martin to help celebrate a historic ribbon-cutting ceremony and welcome evacuees back to the area after unprecedented flooding forced residents from their homes.

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Cousins from Pauingassi First Nation

Supporting families affected by wildfires

June 01, 2018 - When wildfires threatened the safety and security of his community in May 2018, requiring a rapid evacuation, Little Grand Rapids First Nation Councillor Clinton Keeper was grateful for the support of the Canadian Red Cross.

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