Marty Knight: A Veteran Who Continues to Serve through Volunteering with the Red Cross

Originally published on the Chicago Red Cross Stories blog.  Marty Knight has been a volunteer with the American Red Cross for the over 10 years. However, his experience with the …

Some of Our Favorite Red Cross Stories from 2019

With 2019 coming to a close, we’d like to share some of our favorite stories from the year that highlight our services, the dedication of our volunteers and employees, the …

Serving Our Diverse Communities as a Disaster Spiritual Care Volunteer

Originally published on the American Red Cross Texas Gulf Coast Region blog.  Fernando Fernandez knows first-hand what a difference a friendly face and a helping hand can make to those …

Red Cross Emergency App Warned My Family of Dallas Tornado

I didn’t hear a tornado siren. There’s one located directly behind my house. When it sounds, it is deafening. The city of Dallas activates them during severe weather. I’ve lived …