Physically Distant but Spiritually Close

Apr 8, 2020

Read more inspiring volunteer stories

Unas palabras bondadosas nunca pasarán de moda

Soy voluntaria desde hace 8 años en el área psicosocial y actualmente formo parte del Programa de Juventud. Me siento… Read more “Unas palabras bondadosas nunca pasarán de moda”

Milena Chacón
Costa Rica Red Cross Society

Supporting the Frontliners

In order to control the spread of COVID-19, the whole island of Luzon was placed under Enhanced Community Quarantine. This… Read more “Supporting the Frontliners”

Dennis Sabino Mancilla
Philippine Red Cross Society

Helping people realeased from prison in Oslo

I am a volunteer in Network after imprisonment, a part of the Oslo Red Cross. I am, at the moment,… Read more “Helping people realeased from prison in Oslo”

Roger H
Norwegian Red Cross

Hello everyone, my name is İrem. I have been a Turkish Red Crescent volunteer in Şanlıurfa/Turkey for 1 year. Before the first cases of the corona virus seen in the Turkey our society had already started to inform people. After the first virus case, many necessary precautions were taken for the people. After the government announced a curfew for elderly citizens, our society ran for the needs of our citizens who could not go out. With our volunteers, we distribute the boxes with hygiene materials and food to our precious elderly people. Meanwhile, we are experiencing many emotional moments. They thank us for supporting and being with them in this hard situation rather than the boxes. They pray to us. It is very happy and motivating to hear such good things from our elderly people. It’s nice to be part of such an act of support.

Stay healthy.

İrem Özkan
Turkish Red Crescent
April 8, 2020
Share This
This site is registered on as a development site. Switch to a production site key to remove this banner.