Disaster Management
April 24, 2019

Disaster relief Kwa-Zulu Natal, Eastern Cape, Free State

The South African Weather Services (SAWS) issued a warning across the country. On 21 of April 2019, severe thunderstorms were experienced in Free State, Kwa-Zulu Natal and Eastern Cape. In addition, more wet conditions in Durban and East London were…
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Disaster Management
April 24, 2019

SA Red Cross responding to KZN and EC Floods

At least 51 people have been confirmed dead following heavy rains and flooding in KwaZulu-Natal, according to news reports. The South African Red Cross has deployed teams of Disaster Relief experts and  Community Volunteer to assess the damages in affected…
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Disaster Management
April 18, 2019

Press Release: Thank you for Supporting Red Cross Cyclone Relief Efforts

17 April 2019 One month after the worst disaster in Mozambique’s recent history, signs of recovery are beginning to emerge as people return home and the deadly cholera outbreak seems to be subsiding. However, hundreds of thousands of people will…
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Disaster Management
April 8, 2019

Be the change with B-Side in partnership with the Red Cross and Kaya FM

Calling all changemakers! #AidForMozambique needs you Flooding following Cyclone Idai has left hundreds of people in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi dead and displaced. In the midst of this catastrophic damage, The B-Side has joined forces with the Red Cross to…
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Inspiration
April 5, 2019

Head Quarters Relocating

Our Head have been moved to 247 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parktown North. For any Disaster related queries Contact Lwando Zandile: lzandile@redcross.org.za (081 017 6575), sarcsapp.co.za/LwandoZandile, National Fundraiser Abdullah Vawda avawda@redcross.org.za (060 336 0833), sarcsapp.co.za/AbdullahVawda, Communications and Social Media Mmapadi Kekana: mkekana@redcross.org.za (073…
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Charity NewsInspiration
April 1, 2019

World TB Day Celebration in North West

Tuberculosis (TB) is a potentially serious infectious disease that mainly affects your lungs. The bacteria that cause tuberculosis are spread from one person to another through tiny droplets released into the air via coughs and sneezes. Once rare in developed…
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Disaster Management
March 30, 2019

Help us help them with food and clothes

When we rebuild a house, we are rebuilding a home. When we recover from disaster, we are rebuilding lives and livelihoods. Red Cross provided relief to Delmore informal settlement were 90 shacks burnt down in the early hours of the…
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Inspiration
March 29, 2019

More aid needed for cyclone-hit communities

The South African Red Cross Society is appealing for urgent aid for communities struck by Cyclone Idai. Idai battered Mozambique and parts of Zimbabwe and Malawi - leaving hundreds dead and thousands homeless. Many people are still without food, clothing…
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Disaster Management
March 27, 2019

Support Red Cross Cyclone Relief Efforts in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe

PRESS RELEASE: 27 March 2019 Support Red Cross Cyclone Relief Efforts in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe Cyclone Idai made landfall on the evening of 15 March 2019 in the port city of Beira located in Sofala Province of Central Mozambique.…
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Disaster Management
March 26, 2019

Support our Cyclone Relief efforts in Mozambique

The South African Red Cross and International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) are responding to the devastation brought by Cyclone Idai, one of the worst humanitarian crises in Southern Africa's history. With over 400,000 people displaced…
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