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RRT BBQ Fundraiser For Stonewall Hospital On June 1st

On Saturday, June 1st, RRT Stonewall had the opportunity to assist the local hospital get much closer to meeting their fundraising target for new medical equipment. Stonewall is a town in Manitoba, Canada, with a population of less than 5,000, so The Stonewall Hospital Staff were grateful when RRT stepped in to support their Fundraising Campaign. […]

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RRT Supports COVID-19 Crisis

Rapid Relief Team volunteer, Lester Sharples, recently spoke with ABC to share the relief efforts RRT have been providing to people in self-isolation for the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).   Lending a helping hand to people in crisis is at the heart of what we do at RRT, whether it is for people affected by fire, […]

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Bushfire Relief Reached New Heights

RRT volunteers worked harder than ever before throughout Australia’s catastrophic bushfire season which took the lives of 34 people, burnt 46 million acres of land and destroyed nearly 3,000 homes. During the constant devastation and loss, emergency services and people affected by the bushfires were met with a smile and served quality food and refreshments, […]

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Liverpool RRT Support The Whitechapel Centre

The team from Liverpool RRT came to the rescue to help support a fundraising event for The Whitechapel Centre of Liverpool, after the original venue hosts pulled out last minute. RRT provided breakfast for 100 participants, while Liverpool PBCC also stepped in to donate the hire of a toilet trailer for the day. The fundraiser […]

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RRT NZ & Eeny Meeny School Stationery Program

Many New Zealand schools and families cannot afford basic stationery for their children to learn at school, which is essential in preparing them for their future. This year RRT NZ has worked together with Eeny Meeny to provide the essential stationery items for children in need. Manurewa West Primary school in Auckland is an example […]

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RRT Supports Earthquake in Le Teil

The Rapid Relief Team in France were called into action on Tuesday 12 November 2019 after a 4.8 magnitude earthquake hit the French town of Le Teil. The team served 1,000 meals to those affected by the earthquake, thanks to the incredible efforts of 52 volunteers. “I had not heard about this organisation before – […]

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