On May 21, 1881, Clara Barton founded the American Red Cross. Since that day, we’ve worked to embody Clara’s passion and dedication for helping people in their darkest hour in …
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Are You the Missing Type? Mind Your As, Os and Bs
People may rarely think about their blood type, but the reality is, every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. Here at the Red Cross, we rely on donors of …
Podcast: Red Cross CEO Shares Advice From Her Career Journey
Looking for career advice? American Red Cross President and CEO Gail McGovern shares the steps she took from corporate to education to non-profit in this new podcast with career expert …
In Big Ways and Small, Haiti Continues to Recover
This post was written by Jenelle Eli, a member of American Red Cross’s international communications team, who travels often to Haiti. Each time I travel to Haiti, I’m amazed …
#GiveWithMeaning: 10 Days of Giving Back
We’ll be updating this blog post for the next 10 days leading up to Giving Tuesday. Follow Red Cross on Facebook and Twitter, as well as this post here! DAY …
Remembering Our First Date
Written by Gail McGovern, President and CEO of the American Red Cross My husband Don and I enjoyed a very special moment together earlier this month. In honor of the …
There is Hope for Haiti
The money Americans gave after the earthquake literally kept hundreds of thousands of Haitians alive
Podcast: A Candid Conversation with Red Cross President about Haiti
We sit down with American Red Cross President and CEO to discuss her experiences in Haiti over the past year.
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.