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It's our 100th Birthday! We want you to help us celebrate.

The Centenary of Red Cross is a great Australian story about the extraordinary generosity and compassion of millions of everyday people helping people.

It's an honour to reflect on our remarkable history, celebrate our achievements and thank generations of Australians for their support.

Red Cross is part of the fabric of Australian life, touching the lives of most people in some way. From helping someone caught up in an emergency or assisting an elderly person stay in their home, to saving a life with first aid or a blood donation, Red Cross has been there.

More than ever, Red Cross needs your support to continue our vital everyday work. Find out how you can get involved and help Red Cross change lives for the next 100 years.

Share a Story
Red Cross is collecting the personal stories of people who have shared a remarkable history: the power of humanity in action. Volunteers, members and supporters, people who have helped and been helped - you can tell your own story in your own words, in your own way. The story collection is the heart of the Centenary website. You can share your story or the story of someone you know. It can be as simple as sharing a photo or writing a few words. You can share a longer story and add pictures, video or sound recordings. It's up to you. Share your story now.

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Learn more about Red Cross, read inspiring stories about our everyday work helping vulnerable people, and find out about simple ways to get involved.

Make a donation 
Red Cross relies on the public's generous support to fund our vital everyday work helping kids, families and communities in need. Your regular donation will help change lives for the better.

Become a member
Red Cross is turning 100 and we need a new generation of humanitarian supporters to help shape our future. Find a membership package that suits you.

It's so rewarding to volunteer for Red Cross - the largest voluntary humanitarian organisation in the world! Find out about current volunteering opportunities in your area.