Flood, flash flood, and even some tornado warnings have been issued in the last 24 hours for areas ranging from the Carolinas to New England. When you have multiple weather …
Month: September 2010
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 …
How Much Does A Hurricane Weigh?
“I don’t know and I don’t care!” That may be what the guy in this video says, but I know YOU feel differently. It depends on whether you measure in …
Happy National Coffee Day
Happy National Coffee Day! We’re gonna need a little extra energy and preparedness to get through this week’s deluge:
Sudden Storm Hits Haiti
[Video] Last Friday, a sudden storm hit Port-au-Prince and destroyed a number of emergency shelters.
Celebrity Support: Get A Red Cross Pin
Red Cross celebrity cabinet member LL Cool J was spotted yesterday on the Lopez Tonight show wearing a Red Cross pin. He was promoting NCIS: LOS ANGELES (Tuesday night at …
Brace for Impact
Speaking of planes, yesterday a Delta flight from Atlanta bound for White Plains, NY had to make an emergency landing at JFK airport because the landing gear was malfunctioning.
You can donate your miles from US Air, Continental, Delta, Northwest, and United. We’ll use them to fulfill our promise to the public – to help provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies.
Our Red (Cross) Carpet Debut!
Well, it’s official…”Hood To Coast” is complete and Francisco made the final cut! What’s more, the fine film folks were nice enough to put together a short clip that highlights Kathy’s story and our efforts to get more people trained in CPR. Check it out!
Links to Like
Fairfax Station church that inspired Red Cross founder celebrates 150 years [Washington Post] The Fairfax Station church in which American Red Cross founder Clara Barton got her start turned 150 …