German Red Cross

The GRC saves people, helps in emergencies, offers people a community, stands by the poor and needy and oversees international humanitarian law - in Germany and around the world.


We provide worldwide assistance

We act before, during and after disasters and health emergencies to meet the needs and improve the lives of vulnerable people. 

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We help in Germany

In Germany, many children, families, senior citizens, people with disabilities and homeless people depend on support.

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Support us!

The German Red Cross helps people in need - in Germany and around the world. We urgently need support for this.


With donations

Without your help we can do very little. Anybody can make a contribution with a donation - whether as a private person, a company or a school class. Here a few donation examples:

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Be involved

The GRC is a community of helpers: Get involved and become part of Germany's largest humanitarian movement. Everybody can help. Here are some possibilities:

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Discover the diversity of the German Red Cross!

The German Red Cross saves people, helps in emergencies, provides a community, supports the poor and watches the humanitarian international law - in Germany and in the whole world.


The German Red Cross is part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, the largest humanitarian organisation in the world.

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In accordance with the Geneva Convention that was signed by the Federal Republic of Germany, the German Red Cross was appointed as a National Aid Society by the Federal Government.

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GRC Donation Account

Deutsches Rotes Kreuz e.VIBAN: DE63 3702 0500 0005 0233 07|BIC: BFSWDE33XXX

Das DRK e.V. ist als gemeinnützige Organisation anerkannt und von der Körperschaftssteuer befreit. Steuernummer 27/027/36500

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