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What is a Duckworth?

Throughout this project, we’ll be blogging to keep you updated, to hear your ideas and thoughts on our brand, and ultimately to share the breathtaking work we expect.

What We’re Reading

A pug, a writer, a crowd, and a scaredy cat walk into a blog.

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. It’s a non-comprehensive sampling of the larger and/or more intriguing aspects of our global work… NEW ZEALAND: The New Zealand Red Cross responded immediately after the quake struck, providing [...]

There’s an App for That – Shelter View

iPhone users, we have a brand spanking new app to help you find open shelters! Our Shelter View app displays current shelter information from the National Shelter System, which is updated every thirty minutes.

Our Extraordinary Blood Donor Champion

The following email was sent by an employee at the Dallas Area Chapter in an attempt to inspire his colleagues to give blood this month. We were so touched by this unsolicited and heartfelt appeal.

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.

Twitter Faux Pas

We had a little mixup.

How You Use Social Media in Emergencies

Check out this infographic illustrating how you use social media in emergencies

Happy Valentine’s Day

We love you.

How I Help

Check out how people are tweeting about how they are helping their community by giving blood! The need is great, so make an appointment to give today.