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May 21, 2019, 11:03 ET Red Cross Volunteers Install 120,000 Free Smoke Alarms Nationwide to Exceed Sound the Alarm Goal

The American Red Cross recently installed more than 120,000 free smoke alarms with partners during its Sound the Alarm home fire safety initiative in ...


May 17, 2019, 08:19 ET Anheuser-Busch Recognized for Contribution to the Service to the Armed Forces Giving Program

Today the American Red Cross is recognizing Anheuser-Busch Foundation for its generous commitment of $500,000 to the Red Cross Service to the Armed...


May 16, 2019, 08:12 ET Red Cross Offers 15 Summer Safety Tips for Swimming, Grilling and Attending Crowded Events

Memorial Day weekend – the unofficial start of summer – will be here soon, signaling the time for outdoor summer fun. The American Red Cross wants...


Apr 23, 2019, 08:32 ET Red Cross Launches Sound the Alarm Effort to Install 100,000 Free Smoke Alarms in 2 Weeks

This weekend, the American Red Cross is launching a two-week Sound the Alarm home fire safety effort to install 100,000 free smoke alarms in 100...


Apr 16, 2019, 12:19 ET Schedule a Blood Donation and Get Safety Information with Amazon Alexa

To make it easier for people to access its services and get critical safety information, the American Red Cross is expanding its reach with voice...


Apr 11, 2019, 08:04 ET Survey: 2 in 5 People Say Winning the Lottery More Likely than Losing Home in a Fire

A new American Red Cross survey shows that roughly two in five people think it's more likely that they'll win the lottery than lose their home in a...


Mar 26, 2019, 08:13 ET #Help1Family on Red Cross Giving Day; Nearly 33,000 People Touched by Home Fires So Far This Year

Following a year of record disasters, the American Red Cross asks everyone to #help1family on Red Cross Giving Day—tomorrow, March 27. "Every eight...


Mar 14, 2019, 08:12 ET Call for Volunteers: Help Red Cross Install 100,000 Free Smoke Alarms in 2 Weeks

The American Red Cross is seeking 30,000 volunteers across the country to install 100,000 free smoke alarms during a two-week push of Sound the Alarm ...


Mar 05, 2019, 11:38 ET First Red Cross Advanced Resuscitation Courses Taught to Military Medical Students

The American Red Cross continues to build momentum after announcing its market entry for resuscitation education last month by facilitating the...


Feb 28, 2019, 08:07 ET March is Red Cross Month: Be a Hero in Your Community

March is Red Cross Month, and the American Red Cross asks everyone to be a hero in their community by becoming a volunteer, learning lifesaving...


Feb 07, 2019, 08:02 ET American Red Cross Launches Resuscitation Education Suite for Healthcare, EMS and Public Safety Professionals

The American Red Cross, the premiere provider of resuscitation and first aid training, today announced its new resuscitation education program that...


Jan 29, 2019, 11:37 ET American Red Cross Expands Support for U.S. Troops Stationed in Eastern Europe

As the new year begins, the American Red Cross is expanding support for U.S. military personnel currently serving in Eastern Europe by opening a new...


Jan 17, 2019, 08:12 ET Red Cross Reaches 500 Lives Saved from Home Fires; Volunteers to Install Free Smoke Alarms on MLK Day of Service

As the nation prepares for MLK Day of Service on Monday, the American Red Cross announced today that volunteers have helped save the lives of more...


Jan 14, 2019, 08:08 ET Red Cross Issues Public Plea for Blood Donations

The American Red Cross issued an emergency call today for blood and platelet donors to give now and help mitigate a blood shortage. With holiday...


Dec 11, 2018, 08:52 ET Anheuser-Busch Foundation Donates $1 Million to the American Red Cross to Support Disaster Relief

This month, the American Red Cross accepted a $1 million check from the Anheuser-Busch Foundation to support Red Cross Disaster Relief through the...


Dec 06, 2018, 08:03 ET For Second Year, Millions Turn to American Red Cross for Help after Record Wildfires, Hurricanes and Devastating Weather

In a second consecutive year of record-breaking disasters, millions of people from coast to coast turned to the American Red Cross for shelter, food...


Dec 04, 2018, 09:20 ET American Red Cross to Launch New Resuscitation Curriculum to Save More Lives

The American Red Cross has developed a new resuscitation curriculum to provide healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to...


Dec 03, 2018, 11:56 ET 10 Ways to Stay Safe as You Deck the Halls this Holiday Season

The holiday season is here, and the American Red Cross wants everyone to stay safe from home fires as they decorate their homes for the upcoming...


Nov 20, 2018, 07:48 ET Giving Tuesday: Red Cross Asks Public to 'Give Something That Means Something'

In a year when disasters upended the lives of thousands of people across the country, the American Red Cross is asking everyone to support its 2018...


Nov 19, 2018, 07:58 ET American Red Cross Releases First Aid for Severe Bleeding Online Course

The American Red Cross has launched a new First Aid for Severe Bleeding online course so people can learn what to do until emergency help arrives. "A ...


Nov 13, 2018, 07:36 ET Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donations Heading into Holiday Season

The American Red Cross issued an urgent call for blood and platelet donors today in response to some 21,000 fewer donations during September and...


Nov 12, 2018, 15:08 ET Red Cross Helps Thousands of Evacuees Find Safety As Raging California Wildfires Continue to Burn

The American Red Cross is on the ground throughout the State of California, providing shelter, food and comfort for thousands of people forced to...


Nov 09, 2018, 07:07 ET Over 20 Ways to Safely Cook and Travel this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and millions of people will soon take to the road and kitchen to share the holiday feast with loved ones....


Nov 08, 2018, 11:33 ET American Red Cross Salutes Service to the Armed Forces Giving Program Members

As America honors the men and women who've served in the military this Veterans Day, the American Red Cross is also recognizing members of its...


Nov 02, 2018, 07:03 ET Red Cross Says 'Turn and Test' as Daylight Saving Time Ends; Turn Your Clocks Back, Test Smoke Alarms This Weekend

Daylight saving time ends this Sunday, and the American Red Cross urges everyone to test their smoke alarms when turning back their clocks. As the...