The South African Red Cross Society is part of the world’s Largest Humanitarian Movement and supports people affected by natural disaster and conflict.

Guided by the movement’s Fundemental Principles, the Red Cross provides support based on need.

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Charity News
July 18, 2019

Soweto Red Cross teams up with Jozi FM on Mandela Day 2019

The importance of Mandela Day, celebrated each year on Nelson Mandela’s birthday, July 18, can be summed up in one quote from the iconic leader. “What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is…
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Disaster Management
July 8, 2019

Fire ripped through Marathon informal settlement, in Germiston

Press Release - 08 July 2019 At least 150 people have been displaced following fire outbreak, that ripped through, approximately 100 shacks were destroyed in Marathon Informal Settlement, in Germiston. The South African Red Cross has deployed teams of Disaster…
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