CHARITY IN NEED: Red Cross says demand for assistance up 20-25% but donations down

Red Cross manager notes people still struggling financially amid pandemic NASSAU, BAHAMAS — While donations continue to be down amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Red Cross has seen demand for assistance increase 20 to 25 percent. Laurie Major, resource mobilization and communications manager of the Bahamas Red Cross Society, told Eyewitness News: “I must say […]

Bahamas Red Cross partners with Nature Conservancy for climate-resilient communities

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — On Earth Day, celebrated on April 22, 2021, the Bahamas Red Cross Society (BRCS) and the Nature Conservancy (TNC) launched its official partnership towards increasing climate resilience in communities across the archipelago. The launch featured the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to solidify the beginning of the Resilient Islands project […]