Inspiration
November 7, 2018

Why support the Redcross #GiveWithLove #NikelaNgothando

To many people who are in great need across the world, the Red Cross offers the only real chance of hope. We are often one of the first humanitarian organisations able to reach people when conflict or natural disasters destroy…
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Charity News
October 31, 2018

#NikelaNgothando #GiveWithLove Campaign

Charity is a powerful means to help alleviate the effects of humanitarian crises and to supplement public services in health care, education, housing and child protection.  The South African Red Cross Society (SARCS) needs your help to continue serving the most vulnerable communities during the upcoming Holiday…
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Inspiration
September 12, 2018

Advancing SARCS role to the End TB/HIV strategy

The increasing scourge of Tuberculosis (TB) infection and TB related death in South Africa as at 2017 is defined at 8.8% by the Statistics South Africa. According to the TBFACTS.org, about 80% of South African population is infected with TB…
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Inspiration
September 5, 2018

South Africa is a Nation of Givers

The International Day of Charity is commemorated annually on 5 September to create awareness and mobilise people, NGOs, and stakeholders to help those in need through volunteer and philanthropic activities. On World Charity Day, the South African Red Cross Society…
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Inspiration
August 17, 2018

SARCS supports World Humanitarian Day campaign #NotATarget

Every year on 19 August, the international community marks World Humanitarian Day in recognition of aid workers who lost their lives in the course of duty. On this day we also celebrate humanity and the spirit which inspires people to help…
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Events
July 17, 2018

Nelson Mandela 100 Years Centenary

  The South African Red Cross Society (SARCS) Celebrates Nelson Mandela 100 Years Centenary The South African Red Cross Society (SARCS), in 1921, is a member organisation of the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC).…
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Training
April 12, 2018

Training of Trainers

The South African Red Cross Society is in partnership with Belgian Red Cross- Flanders to empower and improve the current SARCS first Aid capacity. Belgian Red Cross- Flanders is one of the best internationally when it comes to First Aid…
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Inspiration
April 6, 2018

Red Cross salutes you Mama Winnie

It is with great sadness that the South African Red Cross Society has received the news of the passing of the Mother of our Nation, Mrs Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. Please accept our deepest condolences. The South African Red Cross has had…
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Disaster Management
December 22, 2017

Seasons Greetings

SARCS will be closing offices on the 22nd December 2017 and re-open on the 3rd January 2018. For any Disaster Emergencies, please contact us on the following: Disaster Manager: Levona van Aarde- 079 895 1994 Eastern Cape: Caroline Gallant- 083…
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Events
December 1, 2017

WORLD AIDS DAY

Parallel to the 16 Days of activism for no violence against women and children is the commemoration of World AIDS Day. According to World Health Organisation (WHO) statistics, 36.7 million people are living with HIV globally. On this day, all…
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