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Gail McGovern: 2011 Resolutions

I resolve to try to do the right thing every day.

Gail McGovern: 2010 Highlights

The highlights of my year come in 2 kinds of categories. The first is personal and the second is Red Cross related.

Gail McGovern: My Favorite Catalog Item

I am really excited about the holiday opportunities we’re providing friends of the American Red Cross.

Holiday Thoughts from Gail McGovern

The holiday season is a time when we’re thinking about our family and friends and we’re involved in all the frenetic activity to get them holiday presents.


When I woke up this morning and was thinking about blogging, I thought about Thanksgiving and how much I personally have to feel grateful for.

Throwing the First Pitch

Every once in a while, because I’m with the Red Cross, I get to do something that is just delicious.

My 3rd Trip to Haiti

Recently, I made my 3rd trip to Haiti and it was a a very productive trip.

First Pitch

President and CEO Gail McGovern threw out the first pitch for her beloved Yankees at yesterday’s game.

Save Me, Clara is the Song of the Day

Last week NPR featured The Dimes’ Save Me, Clara as their song of the day. The song is a tribute to our founder Clara Barton. Send a quick thanks out to @thedimes on Twitter for honoring Clara in this way.

Haiti: Your Frequently Asked Questions Part 2

In part 2, we asked her why the American Red Cross isn’t spending all the money you’ve donated at once.