Kenya Red Cross Society

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Kenya Red Cross Society
Industry Emergency Medical Services
Founded 1964
Headquarters Kenya
Employees 1,200 employees and 100,000+ volunteers
Website https://www.kenyaredcross.org/

Kenya Red Cross is one of the many international Red Cross societies around the world. The Kenya organisation was established in 1961, The Kenya Red Cross supports and runs a number of projects whilst raising awareness to the Kenyan public about the current issues or problems which may affect them. Some of the projects which are either run by or assisted by the Kenya Red Cross are Famine, blood services, first aid projects, disaster and emergency services and education services.

The patron of the Kenya Red Cross is Uhuru Kenyatta, President of Kenya . A council administers and limited number of duties and is made up of the Secretary General and 12 voting members. All other responsibilities are held by the Board which consists of 16 persons.

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