Hurricane Sandy

Appeal launched after catastrophic agricultural losses in Haiti

Although the worst is behind them, the Haitian people are still struggling to recover from ...

Millions without power, thousands in shelters in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

The American Red Cross is continuing a major relief operation to assist people affected by the...

Preparing to support millions of people as hurricane Sandy bears down on the East Coast

The American Red Cross is braced to respond to the arrival of Hurricane Sandy on the east coast ...

Volunteer resilience shines through, even in the wake of a hurricane

As Hurricane Sandy battered Cuba, many community volunteers from the Cuban Red Cross were not ...

Disaster network demonstrates the power of preparation in the Caribbean

Staff and volunteers at the Bahamas Red Cross have been putting their disaster plans into effect.

Sandy’s strong winds destroy homes and livelihoods in Jamaica

By Lancelot McCalla Following the destruction wrought upon the Caribbean by Hurricane Sandy, the...

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