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Kenya Red Cross volunteer awards 2019

Event comes at a time when flooding is causing havoc in the country

In Summary

• The event was meant to recognise and appreciate efforts made by individuals, government and non-governmental institutions as well as corporates to alleviate human suffering.

 

7C Msalaba youth celebrates victory of special recognition awards
7C Msalaba youth celebrates victory of special recognition awards
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Kenya Red Cross held 2019 volunteer awards at The Boma Hotel, Nairobi, on Friday.

The event was meant to recognise and appreciate efforts made by individuals, government and non-governmental institutions as well as corporates to alleviate human suffering.

"Currently, we are witnessing flooding, which continues to cause distress to many of our citizens across the country and the Kenya Red Cross volunteers have selflessly responded to rescue families,"  Kenya Red Cross chairman Amin Sheikh said.

"We are committed to ensuring that we continue to improve the conditions of our volunteers' work as well as celebrating them."

A.A Molu life achievement awards Embu branch winner Rosemary Ireri lifts her gift
A.A Molu life achievement awards Embu branch winner Rosemary Ireri lifts her gift
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MC Captain Otoyo
MC Captain Otoyo
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Kenya Red cross Regional manager Coast region Hassan Musa celebrates victory of the youth volunteer of the year Shigadi Rosalia
Kenya Red cross Regional manager Coast region Hassan Musa celebrates victory of the youth volunteer of the year Shigadi Rosalia
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Kenya Red cross chairman Amin Sheikh, Mohamud Said and Dr Lilian Gogo
Kenya Red cross chairman Amin Sheikh, Mohamud Said and Dr Lilian Gogo
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Winner of community health of the year Joyce Mbuchu celebrates
Winner of community health of the year Joyce Mbuchu celebrates
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Petri Lehtonen awards Inclusion awards winner Betty Karambu
Petri Lehtonen awards Inclusion awards winner Betty Karambu
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