CELEBRATING THE REMARKABLE ARTHUR SIMMONS

Fiji Red Cross Society is proud to celebrate the remarkable career of Arthur Simmons, who is retiring after serving the organization for an impressive 14 years.

Throughout his tenure, Arthur has made an indelible mark as a Divisional Manager and has become a well-known face in the Northern Division, leaving an enduring impact on the communities he served.

Arthur Simmons, a man of exceptional dedication and compassion, has been an integral part of the Fiji Red Cross Society since his arrival in 2009. Having spent the majority of his years as a Divisional Manager, Arthur has played a pivotal role in ensuring the successful implementation of numerous humanitarian projects and initiatives.

One of Arthur’s most remarkable qualities is his ability to foster meaningful connections with the communities he has served. Fluent in both Hindi and Itaukei, Arthur was able to communicate effectively with people from diverse backgrounds, bridging gaps and building trust. His proficiency in these languages allowed him to understand the unique needs and concerns of individuals, thus enabling him to provide them with the necessary support and assistance.

In farewelling Arthur, Fiji Red Cross Society Divisional Manager North, Mitieli Duvuloco, said: “Arthur’s genuine passion for serving others has been evident in every aspect of his work. He has exhibited unwavering dedication, often going above and beyond to ensure that those in need receive the care and attention they deserve. Whether it was coordinating relief efforts during natural disasters or organizing health and sanitation programs, Arthur’s commitment to humanitarian causes has been truly exceptional.”

Beyond his professional accomplishments, Arthur Simmons is also an ardent lover of soccer. His passion for the sport has also allowed him to connect with the communities he served on a deeper level. By engaging in friendly matches and supporting local soccer teams, Arthur was able to foster a sense of camaraderie and unity, further strengthening the bond between the Fiji Red Cross Society and the people it serves.

As Arthur Simmons embarks on a new chapter in his life, his contributions and legacy within the Fiji Red Cross Society will not be forgotten. His professionalism, empathy, and tireless efforts have set a remarkable example for future generations of humanitarian workers. Arthur’s dedication to creating positive change in the lives of others serves as an inspiration for all.

On behalf of the Fiji Red Cross Society, we extend our deepest gratitude to Arthur Simmons for his invaluable contributions. His selfless service, coupled with his deep connection with communities, has touched countless lives and left an indelible impact on the people of Fiji. We wish him a joyous and fulfilling retirement, confident that his legacy will continue to inspire others for years to come.

Thank you, Arthur Simmons, for your exceptional service, and congratulations on a well-deserved retirement!

For media inquiries or to arrange an interview, please contact:
Ms Luisa Turaga
Communications Coordinator
luisa.turaga@redcross.com.fj
9987 949

About Fiji Red Cross Society:  Fiji Red Cross Society is a humanitarian organization dedicated to building healthy and resilient communities and serving the most vulnerable.  With a presence in all 4 Divisions through our 16 Branches, Fiji Red Cross offers a wide range of programs in disaster response, health promotion, community resilience, and more. Through its network of dedicated volunteers and staff, Fiji Red Cross strives to alleviate suffering, restore hope, and build resilient communities.

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