US – San Francisco Team Assists Relay for Life

On June 4th, 2016, RRT volunteers from San Francisco assisted at the Relay for Life in San Francisco. Relay for Life is a fundraising event for the American Cancer Society.  The American Cancer Society has a mission to free the world from cancer. ACS wants all to live longer and better by funding, supporting patients, conducting research, […]

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US – Minneapolis RRT Team Assists At The Purple Ride Stride

It was a typical crisp autumn Saturday – Just perfect for a 50-mile bike ride, timed 5K run, or a family walk for the “Purple Ride Stride”. The activities twisted around the lake and through the woods of Elm Creek Park Reserve. Whether you attended to ride, walk, volunteer, or spectate the event, we all had one thing in common: Show sympathy, compassion and […]

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US – 2016 Autumn Wine Tasting Event in New York City

On October 13, 2016, the Rapid Relief Team from Westfield, NJ, was honoured to assist at the 22nd Annual Autumn Wine Tasting Event, at Gustavino’s on 59th Street of Manhattan, NYC. This fundraising event, successfully raised more than $500,000 for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and their many programs. St. Jude’s Hospital is a world-renowned organization, […]

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NZ – Tsunami Civil Defense Exercise Supported by RRT Invercargill

In August and September 2016, over 100 Civil Defence agencies and other organisations throughout New Zealand participated in Exercise Tangaroa to test New Zealand’s preparations for, response to, and recovery from, a national tsunami impact. This exercise involved several hundred staff nationwide, and took place over three separate days throughout those months – it was […]

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NZ – RDA Dunedin Easter Horse Show

On Saturday the 8th of April 2017 the Dunedin Riding for the Disabled Association held their Easter horse show, which the Rapid Relief Team were glad to be able to support. Around 100 people arrived to support the RDA and enjoy a day out – either riding their own horses, or watching family or friends riding theirs.   […]

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US – RRT Gothenburg Support Relay for Life

The Gothenburg RRT was once again privileged to help at Dawson County’s Relay for Life Event.  This year’s event took place in Lexington, NE on June 10, 2016. Hundreds of survivors, caregivers, and supporters of those with cancer showed up to participate in the event. As temperatures rose in the upper 90’s, over 30 cancer […]

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