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AU – RRT help out with Headspace “Pens Down” 2015 – Bendigo

“Headspace” is a valuable outreach facility for the youth aged 12 – 25 who could be experiencing hard times, and doing it tough. It is part of the Australian Department of Health providing early intervention services to young people under the National Youth Mental Health Foundation.  This year, “Headspace” was celebrating the end of exams […]

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AU – RRT and the CFA Heywood Step Back event

Country Fire Authority’s ‘Step Back’ educational events are valuable tools in the community engagement process. They bring urban/grassland interface homeowners, neighbours and residents together to assess threats, likely wind/fire direction, establish Fire Plans, and identify escape routes and safer places. The events are staged among the homes that could be threatened, usually on a vacant […]

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US – Cleveland RRT At Step Out | Walk To Stop Diabetes

On October 3, 2015, a group of RRT volunteers from Cleveland, OH assisted at the 2015 Step Out | Walk to Stop Diabetes. Step Out Events raise money for the American Diabetes Association, who fund research to prevent and cure diabetes. Although it was early October, Old Mr. Winter called in unannounced and brought with […]

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AU – RRT & the Coleman Greig Challenge

Parramatta Park was a flurry of activity at 5am on Friday the 23rd of October 2015. The annual Coleman Grieg Challenge was on again to raise funds for children with special needs. The ‘Challenge’ was to Run 5 or 10kms, ride 40kms with A or B grade cyclists or walk 2.5kms to victory around the […]

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US – North Dakota RRT at FM Rotary Bike Ride in Fargo

On August 27, 2015, The Rapid Relief Teams (RRT) from both Pembina and Neche USA were on demand! The FM Rotary Ride of Fargo, ND contacted RRT to ask for support for their Bike Ride Fundraising Event. RRT volunteers had assisted at two previous bike ride events in Fargo during the summer, and it being […]

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AU – RRT Supports Walk for William in Condobolin

Over 100 people of all age groups attended the “Walk for William” event held in our unique western town of Condobolin. The event started in the township of Condobolin and finished on the foreshore of the Gum Bend Lake a distance of approximately three kilometres. The walk was planned to mark one year since William […]

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US – Chicago Jingle Bell Arthritis Event Supported by RRT

On Saturday, December 12th, 2015 volunteers from the Chicago RRT joined the cause in an event that raised over $180,000.00 for the Arthritis Association. The Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis was a fun and festive way to kick off the holidays by helping others! The Arthritis Association helps people conquer everyday battles through life-changing information […]

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