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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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Cookie, RRT’s furry mascot has turned 1!

Happy 1st Birthday Cookie! 11th of May marked Cookie the Kookaburra’s first birthday! On Cookie’s debut as RRT’s global mascot, he set out to be a supportive, compassionate, community friend who always seeks to win the hearts and minds of our communities. Over the past year, Cookie has ‘flown in’ to hundreds if not thousands […]

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RRT’s June Newswire!

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) and its volunteers continue to step up to the challenge to bring comfort and relief during this time to those impacted by COVID-19. But the global pandemic hasn’t stopped our volunteers from stepping in to serve emergency services responding to disasters.  Watch our June edition of the Newswire below to see […]

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Cookie, RRT’s furry mascot has turned 1!

11th of May marked Cookie the Kookaburra’s first birthday! On Cookie’s debut as RRT’s global mascot, he set out to be a supportive, compassionate, community friend who always seeks to win the hearts and minds of our communities. Over the past year, Cookie has ‘flown in’ to hundreds if not thousands of events all over […]

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RRT’s June Newswire!

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) and its volunteers continue to step up to the challenge to bring comfort and relief during this time to those impacted by COVID-19. But the global pandemic hasn’t stopped our volunteers from stepping in to serve emergency services responding to disasters.  Watch our June edition of the Newswire below to see […]

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Cookie, RRT’s furry mascot has turned 1!

Happy 1st Birthday Cookie! 11th of May marked Cookie the Kookaburra’s first birthday! On Cookie’s debut as RRT’s global mascot, he set out to be a supportive, compassionate, community friend who always seeks to win the hearts and minds of our communities. Over the past year, Cookie has ‘flown in’ to hundreds if not thousands […]

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RRT’s June Newswire!

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) and its volunteers continue to step up to the challenge to bring comfort and relief during this time to those impacted by COVID-19. But the global pandemic hasn’t stopped our volunteers from stepping in to serve emergency services responding to disasters.  Watch our June edition of the Newswire below to see […]

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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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DE – RRT Gummersbach unterstützt bei der Anschaffung eines Gravity Chairs

Am Freitag den 12.06.2020 durfte RRT Frau Willmund und Sohn Paul einen Scheck über 120 Euro für die Anschaffung eines Gravity Chairs überreichen.Durch Jensläufe auf die Not von Paul aufmerksam geworden, entschloss sich RRT schnell, auch einen Beitrag zu den Kosten zu leisten. Zu Hause in Engelskirchen bei den Willmunds konnten wir uns ein Bild von der intensiven und liebevollen Betreuung Pauls durch seine Mutter […]

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RRT June Newswire
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RRT’s June Newswire!

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) and its volunteers continue to step up to the challenge to bring comfort and relief during this time to those impacted by COVID-19. But the global pandemic hasn’t stopped our volunteers from stepping in to serve emergency services responding to disasters.  Watch our June edition of the Newswire below to see […]

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