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Winnipeg, Woodlands, and Stonewall RRT Assisted at the June 9 CancerCare Manitoba Challenge for Life Event

Another successful year…and a stunning fundraising amount of $1,082,512! The 2018 annual CancerCare Manitoba Challenge for Life event again smashed over $1 million in funds raised!  All the funds raised from this event stay in Manitoba.  These funds help the CancerCare Manitoba Foundation (CCMF) provide programs for early detection and prevention, clinical trials and research […]

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LTW RRT Serves a BBQ meal at the Ronald McDonald House

On Saturday, December 16, 2017, members of the Rapid Relief Team from London, Tillsonburg, and Woodstock, prepared and served a meal for 78 guests staying at the Ronald McDonald House in London, Ontario.  The Ronald McDonald House Charities has been considered a home away from home for families with children who are undergoing treatment at […]

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AU – RRT Support Vinnies CEO Sleepout – June 19

Rapid Relief Team AU supported the Vinnies CEO Sleepout events again nationally this year in 10 different cities across the country. CEO Sleepout is the largest National Fundraiser for Vinnies and mainly includes Local CEO’s who ‘sleep out’ with only basic provisions to experience homelessness and help raise much needed funds. Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Launceston, Wollongong, Geelong, Sydney, […]

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Hutt supports the Wainui Tough Guy + Gal Challenge

Nothing beats the challenge of sloshing through mud for a family in need! That’s what the Tough Guy & Gal Challenge on 22-25 May at Camp Wainui (Wainuiomata Hill, Hutt Valley) was all about; with enthusiastic competitors running an off-road course through water-trails, barbed-wire obstacles, swamps and bush-trails each day. The first two days of […]

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DE – RRT grillt mehr als 1000 Burger für die Waldbrandhelden in Lübtheen, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Am vergangenen Mittwoch (03.07.2019) sind 25 Mitglieder von RRT Bad Endbach, Düsseldorf, Siegen und Gummersbach mit zwei Anhängern und einem Kühlfahrzeug nach Lübtheen angereist, um die inzwischen mehr als 2.000 Brandbekämpfer vor Ort mit den leckeren RRT-Burger zu versorgen. Der Brand war am Sonntag ausgebrochen und hatte sich bei großer Hitze, angetrieben von kräftigen Winden, rasch […]

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DE – Familienfest „30 Jahre - Wir sind Südpark“ – und RRT ist dabei! 

Am 8. September 2018 fand im Südpark in Düsseldorf ein großes Familienfest statt. Der Südpark, der seit 1987 in seiner heutigen Form existiert, wurde seitdem an Veranstaltungstagen von insgesamt 7,5 Millionen Menschen besucht! Hier werden Menschen mit Behinderungen beschäftigt, die sich um die Bereiche Holz- und Metallbearbeitung, Verpackung und Montage, Garten & Landschaftspflege, Küche & […]

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Rapid Relief Team serves 330 meals at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, January 29

Despite the end of the government shutdown, the Rapid Relief Team has continued to conduct their National Campaign to provide free meals to Federal Transport Security Administration (TSA) employees, all across the United States. On Tuesday, January 29th, RRT provided 330 meals to TSA Agents and other Federal employees at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA). The news […]

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