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Volunteer Week: Highlighting Elizabeth Stinson's Work During Disasters

By: Elizabeth McLaren

One phone call can determine the entire course of Red Cross DAT Responder Elizabeth Stinson’s day. As part of the Disaster Action Team (DAT) in Chester County, Pennsylvania, Stinson knows her circumstances can change in an instant, just as they did on November 16, 2017. 385 more words

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6 Dads and 11 Kids

Park Cities Presbyterian Church is helping the next generation get an idea of what it is like to help people. They pre-built a Shed of Hope at the Dallas Disaster Response Warehouse on Friday, and on Saturday they set up two Sheds of Hope for families in Rowlett. 47 more words

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Famous Trailer To Call Melbourne Home

This is no ordinary trailer. Soon to be stationed in Melbourne to be used during bush fire season, this old girl has seen her fair share of Australia… Having been funded by Port Macquarie INC Church, the trailer traveled to Kinglake Victoria for the Black Saturday Fires in 2009. 171 more words

Local Global Care Stories

Cairns Clean Up

Global Care was on the ground and in full operation in Northern Queensland as Cyclone Iris brought flood levels close to the 2009 levels. Nicole, a qualified chaplain, headed up the local team in Cairns as Global Care Coordinator organising meals and also offering psychological first aid to the surrounding community. 119 more words

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Safety Preparation for Disaster Response

Global Care is committed to safety and following safety legislation in Disaster Response situations. As part of this, 6 men from local Global Care participated in chainsaw safety courses in preparation to help in Tathra and future local disasters. 113 more words

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Trip to Tathra's Aid

On March 18th a bush fire tore through the small town of Tathra, NSW. Blocking one of the 2 roads out of town, the fire destroyed a total of 65 houses, 35 caravans and cabins, and a further 48 houses were damaged. 188 more words

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