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A Five Year Old Hero

Little Nicholas Turner was not expecting the celebration waiting for him at the Red Cross Jackson office where his mother went for assistance following a house fire.

What We’re Reading

Links we’ve noticed today: sources of fire, a CPR save, Haiti photos, and smoke alarms.

There is Hope for Haiti

The money Americans gave after the earthquake literally kept hundreds of thousands of Haitians alive

Weekly Worldwide Wrap-Up

Welcome to the Weekly Worldwide Wrap-Up, in which we consolidate the international Red Cross and Red Crescent news into one list of bite-sized links for you.

Hope for Haiti One Year Later

A year ago today, we saw horrific images coming out of Haiti.

Winter Weather Forecast Across the Country

Severe winter weather is expected in many areas of the U.S. this week. Red Cross chapters are prepared to respond, providing shelter, food, and other assistance as needed.

Podcast #26: Restoring Family Links in Haiti

An elderly woman hospitalized in Texas reaches out to the American Red Cross to reconnect with her family in Haiti after the devastating 2010 earthquake.

Safety tips for icy weather

The weather gurus say it’s about to be icy in places that aren’t used to ice.

What We’re Reading

Practical thinking, legs-only skills versus hands-only skills, resilience, and accidental dialing.

Weekly Worldwide Wrap-Up

Welcome to the Worldwide Wednesday Wrap-Up, in which we consolidate the international Red Cross and Red Crescent news into one list of bite-sized links for you. It’s a non-comprehensive sampling of the larger and/or more intriguing aspects of our global work… Côte d’Ivoire: In response to ongoing tension following the November presidential elections, the ICRC [...]