Charity News
August 23, 2017

Sierra Leone Donations

South Africa's Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane appealed to South Africans to donate money to provide relief to Sierra Leone following the recent disaster caused by floods and mudslides. Nkoana-Mashabane said government will assist relief efforts with a contribution…
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Charity News
August 23, 2017

Sierra Leone disaster

As you are no doubt aware, whole communities were devastated when three days of torrential rain triggered flooding and mudslides that wiped away entire communities in Sierra Leone. According to the government, more than 400 people are believed dead, but…
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August 16, 2017

Global Treaty Prohibiting Nuclear Weapons

On 7 July, the UN Conference to negotiate a legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons, leading towards their total elimination adopted the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.  This treaty was adopted by a vote of 122 in…
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Charity News
August 2, 2017

United in Hope Benefit Concert

Since the Fires that left somewhat life-threatening devastation, affected communities are still rebuilding and trying to piece together their lives back to as much normalcy as possible. While trying to get back into routine, a helping hand is needed. Sun…
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Charity News
June 16, 2017

Day of the African Child

Friday 16 June 2017 Words from HSH Princess Charlene In partnership with the RNLI and Bloomberg Philanthropies Water - it’s everywhere, and in just about everything and everyone on this wonderful planet of ours.  70 per cent of the Earth’s…
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June 15, 2017

Red Cross Youth Day

Statistics show that drug abuse is on the rise particularly among the youth in South Africa, the average age of drug dependence in South Africa is 12 years old and the age group is dropping (Africa Check). Drug abuse remains…
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Charity News
June 5, 2017

South African Red Cross Society Blanket Drive

East Rand, 7 June 2017. The South African Red Cross Society (SARCS) being a humanitarian organization whose mandate is to alleviate suffering wherever it may be, continues to celebrate its strength and reach and the contribution of our staff and volunteers…
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Charity News
May 31, 2017

Land Rover’s Hope Boxes return for Red Cross

Pretoria, 29 May 2017 – In 2016 Land Rover collected 14 326 essential items in its “Hope Boxes”, with the deliveries going to Red Cross charities around South Africa. This year, as part of its ongoing work for the Hope…
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Charity News
May 30, 2017

Public First Aid demonstration by the Red Cross Knysna team

The Knysna Red Cross branch has set up an accident scene Doctor depicting what paramedics do. Fire, rescue services and traffic were included to make the scene as real as possible. Police and Red Cross workers took the town by…
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Charity News
May 8, 2017

World Red Cross Red Crescent Day 08 May 2017

World Red Cross Day has become an important day in the history of humanitarian work and is commemorated annually on the 08th of May to celebrate a big role that is played by National Societies, Red Cross Federation (IFRC) and…
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