Recognizing the volunteers that make its work possible, the Cayman Islands Red Cross celebrated International Volunteer Day on Tuesday.

“Our volunteers are our lifeline,” local director Jondo Obi said. “There would be no Red Cross without volunteers. Whether they are the 200 persons who make up our membership in Cayman or the 115 million who are part of the Red Cross movement worldwide, our organization is only here because of their service and dedication to the community.”

The Cayman Islands Red Cross has been providing help to those in need since its founding in 1961.

For more information or to join the Cayman Islands Red Cross, visit www.redcross.org.ky, call 949-6785 or email [email protected]