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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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RRT Supports Flooding in Doncaster

The village of Fishlake near Doncaster is one of the areas severely affected by the devastating floods that have hit residents and communities across South Yorkshire. RRT volunteers were called into action on Tuesday (12th Nov) afternoon. After navigating their way through flooded lanes and streets, the team quickly set up in Fishlake and began […]

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RRT Support Rock Solid Youth in Dunedin

The Rapid Relief Team in Dunedin were involved in supporting Rock Solid Youth Aotearoa on 30th October 2019. Rock Solid is about empowering youth and building resilience, they have been providing positive youth mentoring and youth development programmes to families in southern Dunedin since 2002. RRT provides those attending the group with a BBQ meal […]

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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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