“All is Not Lost”: A Carr Fire Survivor Shares Her Story

Meet Terry Zeller “We’re picking up the pieces and moving on,” said Terry Zeller whose home on Redbud Drive burned when the Carr Fire jumped the Sacramento River. She has been …

Red Cross Helps Families After Tornado Hits in Marshalltown

On the afternoon of Thursday, July 19, severe thunderstorms developed quickly across central and southern Iowa. A few of these storms produced several tornadoes, the most significant of which impacted …

“They Saved our Life” A Georgetown Mother and Son Share Their Home Fire Story

This originally appeared on the Red Cross Palmetto Post blog. Photo and video by the American Red Cross, SC Region.  Janette Washington and her son were in church on Sunday when …

Be a #MissingType Blood Donor for Life to Keep the As, Bs and Os From Disappearing

This June, we launched the Missing Types campaign to encourage new blood donors, as well as donors who have not given in years, to donate blood and help meet the critical …

Red Cross Workshops Help Service Members and Their Families Manage Stress

Martha Teater is a licensed Marriage & Family Therapist based in Western North Carolina. Originally drawn to the Red Cross as a Disaster Mental Health volunteer following Hurricane Katrina, she …