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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 2019 Across the Globe
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RRT ACROSS THE GLOBE IN 2019

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) reached new heights in 2019, achieving above and beyond to support people in need right across the globe. New initiatives were launched, targets were met and we welcomed more countries to our widespread team. Together RRT volunteer teams across the globe served 327,266 meals at 1,649 events! This has set a […]

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NZ – RRT assists firie’s battling Hawkes Bay blaze

The Rapid Relief Team of Hastings were only too pleased to help out the hard-working firefighters by providing meals over two days, starting from breakfast Wednesday morning through to Dinner Thursday evening. Seven “long duration” fires had started in the region since Friday 31st January. Volunteers and professional firefighters from Waipukurau, Waipawa and Hastings were […]

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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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