Australia's First World War nurses. More than 2,000 Australian Army nurses and some 300 nurses from other organisations, including hosp[ital and the Australian Red Cross served overseas in field hospitals and medical stations. Many were wounded, and 25 were killed. Some 388 nurses were decorated, including seven Military Medals awarded for courage under fire. - Courtesy Australian War Memorial AWM HO 2385

Australia's supplied more than Australian Army nurses and some 300 nurses from other organizations, including hospital and the Australian Red Cross served overseas in field hospitals and medical stations.

Members of the Australian Red Cross transporting blood, 1945 (via the National Archives of Australia).

Transporting blood, This Pic of the Week celebrates the anniversary of the Australian Red Cross, which was started by Lady Helen Munro-Ferguson, wife of the then Governor-General, on 13 August only 10 days after Great Britain declared war on Germany.

A Red Cross nurse.

Vintage nursing caps!

Australian Red Cross Christmas gift pack/ration pack to troops at the front, 1917

The Australian Red Cross sent Christmas comfort packages to soldiers at the front and prisoners of war.

Check out this gem for the Australian Red Cross. It might be simple (it's literally a handwritten sign), but it references Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' hit song #ThriftShop which people can't seem to get enough of. #Advertising

Australian 'goodwill' knows how to advertise. on LOL Wall, by Tere Fere (funny images,funny photos,ads,red cross)

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Australian WWI Red Cross Poster at Australian Red Cross, by David Henry Souter (File:RedCrossNursen.

Our Day appeal poster by British Red Cross., via Flickr

Our Day appeal poster by British Red Cross. Also my birthday and Trafalgar Day


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The Salvation Army Red Kettle is a sure sign of the holidays in many communities, including ours. Each year, local volunteers take turns "Ringing the Bell" and raising funds for this active organization.

List of items food banks don't usually get and why people really appreciate getting them.

10 Things Food Banks Need But Never Ask For - Spices - Feminine Products - Chocolate - Toiletries - Canned Meats and Jerky - Crackers and Tortillas - Baby Toiletries - Soup Packets - Socks - Canned Fruit Other Than Pineapple

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Health workers assist a patient suspected of having Ebola to a treatment centre in Patrice, Guinea.

Hillsong CityCare Kilo of Kindness

Hillsong CityCare Kilo of Kindness

Kilo of Kindness is a Hillsong Church's demonstration of love for Jesus and people.. They receive donations in favour to other people in need.. More information at www.citycare.hillsong.com #CrossEqualsLove

Kilo of Kindness is a Hillsong Church's demonstration of love for Jesus and people.. They receive donations in favour to other people in need.. More information at www.citycare.hillsong.com #CrossEqualsLove

We are getting ready to stuff the bus with toys and christmas hamper food items to help families facing a tough Christmas.

We are getting ready to stuff the bus with toys and christmas hamper food items to help families facing a tough Christmas.

Donate to @smithfamily_org Winter Appeal and #helpAussiekids in need break the cycle of disadvantage

Donate to Winter Appeal and in need break the cycle of disadvantage

Five signs you donate blood. #bloodsaves                                                                                                                            Plus

5 signs you're a blood donor

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