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Local Red Cross volunteers are working tirelessly across West Africa.

Daniel leads a Red Cross dead body management team in Sierra Leone. He is working on the front line, fighting the spread of one of the world’s deadliest diseases. Daniel is a volunteer.  

When people die from Ebola, their bodies are still highly infectious. Daniel’s team must take every safety precaution as they give these people a dignified burial, preventing further spread of the disease. It’s a harrowing but vital job and some of his team now suffer from nightmares .  

“I keep going and working… because it is the right thing to do. People are dying and if nobody is managing the dead bodies, the disease is going to spread.”

Please donate today and help protect Daniel and his team. Your donation will supply protective clothing, Ebola-killing chlorine and other critical supplies for our volunteers working across West Africa.

Help stop the spread. Donate today.

How your donation could help

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    £30

    £30 could supply hand disinfectant to people working on the front line.

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  • Donate £50
    £50

    £50 could buy Ebola-killing chlorine to help stop the spread of the disease.

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  • Donate £100
    £100

    £100 could buy protective clothing for five volunteers.

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Latest Ebola news

The head of the IFRC has warned that there is no quick fix to halting Ebola.

The UN has warned that its 1 December “70-70-60 target” will not be met. The British Red Cross is calling for efforts to tackle the Ebola virus to be scaled up.

The new chief executive of the British Red Cross has called for greater international support to fight Ebola.

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0845 054 7200

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Please send cheques made payable to British Red Cross to:

Ebola Outbreak Appeal
British Red Cross
44 Moorfields
London
EC2Y 9AL

Please note 

The Ebola Outbreak Appeal will cover countries currently affected and those potentially affected in the future. In the unlikely event that we raise more money than can be reasonably and efficiently spent, any surplus funds will be used to help us prepare for and respond to other humanitarian disasters anywhere in the world.

Donate by phone

0845 054 7200

Donate by post:

Please send cheques made payable to British Red Cross to:

Ebola Outbreak Appeal
British Red Cross
44 Moorfields
London
EC2Y 9AL