World Red Cross Day

Posted by 2021-06-16

World Red Cross Day

World Red Cross Day is celebrated in honour of Henry Dunant, who was born on May 8, 1828, and is the founder of the Red Cross. The day is an annual celebration of the principles of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. The day commemorates the acts of those in the International Red Cross that have stepped up to help others in times of food shortage, natural calamities or epidemics. #JSSHospitals #WorldRedCrossDay #InternationalRedCross #RedCrescentMovement #RedCross #HenryDunant