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Live 5 News Charleston
American Red Cross, Dorchester Fire officials hold 'smoke alarm blitz'Dorchester County Fire officials are working with the American Red Cross to mak
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 27 minutes ago
Dorchester County Fire officials are working with the American Red Cross to make sure more homes in the county have working smoke detectors. Their "Smoke Alarm Blitz" began Thursday in response to a trio of fatal house fires in the Lowcountry over... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
The Red Cross is looking for blood donations this holiday seasonneed to collect the blood. It’s the blood on the shelves today that will help a
WWLP Springfield / Posted an hour ago
need to collect the blood. It’s the blood on the shelves today that will help a patient in need,” said Nancy Russ from the American Red Cross. In addition to the weather people are busy this time of year finishing up their Christmas shopping. But... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Phoenix Stage Company to hold auditions; Red Cross to hold annual Hero’s Ball; Hodge library to hold wine tasting program; personal care donations are needed; UNICO invites requests for fundingdetails, visit www.phoenixstagecompany.org or by calling 860-417-2505. Red Cro
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 hours ago
details, visit www.phoenixstagecompany.org or by calling 860-417-2505. Red Cross prepares for Heroes Ball HARTFORD — The American Red Cross Connecticut and Rhode Island Region presents the 13th Annual Red Cross Heroes Ball on Saturday, March 3,... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
LANE: John E. Evans, a civic force that will be missedto the editor ran last March and praised the work of Charlie McGivern, interim
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
to the editor ran last March and praised the work of Charlie McGivern, interim manager of the Space Coast Chapter of the American Red Cross’ Volusia-Flagler operations. John-E’s involvement with the Red Cross stretched for a half... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Two firefighters injured in Desert Hot Springs house firecausing a number of roof collapses. Six engine companies with 22 firefighters
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 hours ago
causing a number of roof collapses. Six engine companies with 22 firefighters were working to put the flames out. The American Red Cross was called to help the five adults displaced due to the fire. This is a breaking news story. Stay with... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Red Cross responds to 4 overnight fires in coastal regionDisaster trained volunteers of the American Red Cross of Southeast and Coastal
Savannah Morning News / Posted 7 hours ago
Disaster trained volunteers of the American Red Cross of Southeast and Coastal Georgia responded to 4 overnight fires within its 17 county area, said Executive Director Esther Sheppard. The first fire was located on Roscoe Laircey Rd., in... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Red Cross asks locals to give during holiday seasonAfter responding to a string of historic disasters, the American Red Cross is a
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
After responding to a string of historic disasters, the American Red Cross is appealing to the public to “Give Something That Means Something” this holiday season. Throughout the holiday giving season, donors can help bring hope and relief to... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
Red Cross blood drive held in memory of Anna Hoepner Malmquistbody could not fight off. To continue her legacy of promoting blood donation an
Advocate Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
body could not fight off. To continue her legacy of promoting blood donation and to remember Malmquist’s giving spirit, an American Red Cross blood drive will be held Tuesday, Dec. 19 at the 2 to 7 p.m. Echo Commun-ity Center, Main Room (342 2nd... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
State senate bill adds 21 new specialty plates to the 269 already offered in Ohiofight certain illnesses, such as cancer, and a variety of them help schools, Gr
Dayton Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
fight certain illnesses, such as cancer, and a variety of them help schools, Greek organizations, groups like the American Red Cross, or seek to preserve wildlife, forests and more. Sports plates are only for Ohio teams, so if you are a... Read more
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ajc.com
65 people displaced after apartment firedidn’t get a chance to move it,” Full said. “I lost my unit and my car. I don’t
ajc.com / Posted 10 hours ago
didn’t get a chance to move it,” Full said. “I lost my unit and my car. I don’t have anything.” Workers with the American Red Cross of Georgia were called to the complex to help 33 people who requested assistance, agency spokeswoman... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Joan S. Sauers Dec. 12, 2017was an active member of St. Patrick’s Church, White Haven, and a volunteer at t
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 hours ago
was an active member of St. Patrick’s Church, White Haven, and a volunteer at the White Haven Library and for the American Red Cross. She loved reading, doing puzzles and spending time with her family. She enjoyed watching baseball and... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Trophy at stake in 2017 blood driveThe stage at the Paramount Theatre was bustling with donors and American Red Cr
Rutland Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
The stage at the Paramount Theatre was bustling with donors and American Red Cross workers, as the scoreboard is updated, at a previous year’s record-setting Gift-of-Life Marathon In Rutland CASSANDRA HOTALING HAHN / STAFF PHOTO The Gift-of-Life... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Wildfire evacuees hunker down at shelterThe American Red Cross opened the Hermosa School evacuation center around 9:45
Rapid City Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
The American Red Cross opened the Hermosa School evacuation center around 9:45 p.m. Tuesday, less than two hours after Custer County Emergency Management told the nonprofit group it was going to start evacuating residents that night. The school,... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Red Cross Sets Up Shelter In Hermosacame our way, we were on our own," Patterson said. Tuesday night she slept in
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 23 hours ago
came our way, we were on our own," Patterson said. Tuesday night she slept in the school gym which is now serving as an American Red Cross Shelter. "We're providing a warm, safe place where they can sleep, get some food, kind of be together,... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Hermosa School opens shelter for families displaced by wildfirearound 9:45 p.m. Tuesday, after Custer County Emergency Management informed the
Rapid City Journal / Posted yesterday
around 9:45 p.m. Tuesday, after Custer County Emergency Management informed the Red Cross it was going to start evacuating residents that night, said Richard Smith, executive director of the American Red Cross for Central & Western Sout... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Firefighter injured in Weatherford grass fireHighway 171, where it will likely hold. Texas A&M Forest Service is on scene bu
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
Highway 171, where it will likely hold. Texas A&M Forest Service is on scene building fire breaks to suppress the fire. American Red Cross said they are sending volunteers to provide water, snack and any needed support to the firefighters. Stay... Read more
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The Herald News
Saint Anne's Hospital's healthy happenings for JanuaryStreet, Fall River. To learn more, or pre-register for this free program, call
The Herald News / Posted yesterday
Street, Fall River. To learn more, or pre-register for this free program, call Rose Couto, RN, CDE, 508-235-5391. Jan. 16: American Red Cross blood drive. Donations of blood and blood products are critical to maintain a strong and stable blood... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Milford firefighter injured saving dogfire was contained to the laundry room, but smoke damage left the house uninhab
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
fire was contained to the laundry room, but smoke damage left the house uninhabitable. The exact cause of the fire is still under investigation. An American Red Cross representative met the family at the scene and is helping them, Fabri... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Milford firefighter injured saving dogfire was contained to the laundry room, but smoke damage left the house uninhab
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
fire was contained to the laundry room, but smoke damage left the house uninhabitable. The exact cause of the fire is still under investigation. An American Red Cross representative met the family at the scene and is helping them, Fabri... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Milford firefighter injured saving dogfire was contained to the laundry room, but smoke damage left the house uninhab
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
fire was contained to the laundry room, but smoke damage left the house uninhabitable. The exact cause of the fire is still under investigation. An American Red Cross representative met the family at the scene and is helping them, Fabri... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Of Special Note ()is heated and open year-round. A range of swim lesson skill levels are offered
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted yesterday
is heated and open year-round. A range of swim lesson skill levels are offered, including adult beginners; all taught by American Red Cross Certified instructors. Eight classes for $50. Commit to get fit with aqua aerobics. Choose from a... Read more
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FOX News
California wildfire victims helped by Salvation Army, Red Crossfederal assistance, will be provided at 75 percent federal funding.United Way o
FOX News / Posted yesterday
federal assistance, will be provided at 75 percent federal funding.United Way of Ventura County In a partnership with the American Red Cross of Ventura County and the Ventura County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Services, the United Way of Ventura... Read more
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FOX News
California wildfire victims helped by Salvation Army, Red Crossfederal assistance, will be provided at 75 percent federal funding.United Way o
FOX News / Posted yesterday
federal assistance, will be provided at 75 percent federal funding.United Way of Ventura County In a partnership with the American Red Cross of Ventura County and the Ventura County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Services, the United Way of Ventura... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Work to repair water main continues in Shelby Park areaofficers have been out talking to affected people as of Tuesday. Customers are
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
officers have been out talking to affected people as of Tuesday. Customers are advised to do the following: NOTE: The American Red Cross has opened a shelter for those affected by the Shelby Park water main break. That facility is located at... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Evacuations Expanded Near Custer State Park As Wildfire Growsin towns such as Buffalo Gap and Fairburn along State Highway 79 have been evac
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
in towns such as Buffalo Gap and Fairburn along State Highway 79 have been evacuated. A shelter has been created at the Hermosa School by the American Red Cross. Authorities have also closed the highway south of Hermosa to Maver... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Crews work to clean up after water main breakchance to get in and look at it. Anybody who experienced low water pressure sh
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
chance to get in and look at it. Anybody who experienced low water pressure should be back up to speed as well. NOTE: The American Red Cross has opened a shelter for those affected by the Shelby Park water main break. That facility is located at... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Tips for surviving the chilly weatherteens, bundling up to battle the cold is only one thing people need to remember
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted yesterday
teens, bundling up to battle the cold is only one thing people need to remember before they head out the front door. The American Red Cross offers ten steps people can take to stay safe during the cold weather. 1. Layer up! Wear layers of... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
UC Santa Barbara a refuge for many as the Thomas Fire burns in Santa Barbara County - KEYTSanta Barbara since the Thomas Fire first spread into Santa Barbara County, acc
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
Santa Barbara since the Thomas Fire first spread into Santa Barbara County, according to Jennifer Ramie with the American Red Cross. The numbers have dropped, but the shelter will remain open until the last evacuation order ends. Jordan... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Space Heater Safety Tips After House Fireprovided some tips to keep you and your family safe this winter season. Chief
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
provided some tips to keep you and your family safe this winter season. Chief Jenkins said there is between $60,000-$70,000 worth of damage to the home. The American Red Cross is helping the family have a temporary place to live. © 2017... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
December blood donation opportunities in Virginia, North CarolinaThe American Red Cross is asking eligible donors to give blood this December.
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
The American Red Cross is asking eligible donors to give blood this December. Donations decline in December, but the needs of patients stays the same. To encourage donations, all those who come to give blood or platelets December 21 through January... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Paying it forwardhe said. The bills call for school districts to make instructional programs by
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
he said. The bills call for school districts to make instructional programs by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross part of their curriculum. Students would be required to learn to use cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or... Read more
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TribLIVE
Murrysville Medic One recognition emphasizes importance of learning CPR, AEDCreek JournalTriblive Online Only The American Red Cross has a wide variety
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Creek JournalTriblive Online Only The American Red Cross has a wide variety of options for people who wish to learn, teach or host a class on cardiopulmonary... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Letter: Freeport's community agencies fail to help veteran in needbut had no money and no way of getting to O'Hare. He called many of the local c
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
but had no money and no way of getting to O'Hare. He called many of the local churches in Freeport, the Salvation Army, the American Red Cross and on and on. He was told to call the township, and they told him to call Salvation Army and the Red... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Space Heater Likely to Blame for Fire That Destroyed Homechord.. He adds that if you are going to use a space heater, you must plug it
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
chord.. He adds that if you are going to use a space heater, you must plug it into the wall directly, and always unplug it when you leave the house. The American Red Cross is helping the family have a temporary place to live. © 2... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
Hawaii volunteer team rushes to help California wildfire evacueeseverything. What they have with them is what they have," said Padriac Gallagher
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 2 days ago
everything. What they have with them is what they have," said Padriac Gallagher, who heads the disaster program for the American Red Cross on Kauai. Gallagher says everyone is wearing protective masks to protect themselves from falling ash.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hawaii volunteer team rushes to help California wildfire evacueeseverything. What they have with them is what they have," said Padriac Gallagher
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
everything. What they have with them is what they have," said Padriac Gallagher, who heads the disaster program for the American Red Cross on Kauai. Gallagher says everyone is wearing protective masks to protect themselves from falling ash.... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
American Red Cross gives toys to families who lost homes to firestree and gifts to go under that tree are things many of us may take for granted
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
tree and gifts to go under that tree are things many of us may take for granted this holiday season. On Monday night, the American Red Cross gave toys to children who lost their homes to fires in 2017. Children and their parents stood in line to... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
Hawaii Red Cross Team Helps California Wildfire Evacueeslost everything. What they have with them is what they have," said Padriac Gall
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 2 days ago
lost everything. What they have with them is what they have," said Padriac Gallagher, who heads the disaster program at American Red Cross on Kauai. He says everyone is wearing protective masks as the rain of ash and thick smoke has blocked... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hawaii Red Cross Team Helps California Wildfire Evacueeslost everything. What they have with them is what they have," said Padriac Gall
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
lost everything. What they have with them is what they have," said Padriac Gallagher, who heads the disaster program at American Red Cross on Kauai. He says everyone is wearing protective masks as the rain of ash and thick smoke has blocked... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Fire forces family from Cedar Rapids hometo cut a vent hole in the roof for smoke to make its way out. The family displ
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
to cut a vent hole in the roof for smoke to make its way out. The family displaced by the fire are being helped by the American Red Cross tonight. The Cedar Rapids Fire Department says the fire is still under investigation, and say a... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Coroner identifies man killed in Dorchester County home firescene. "A space heater has been ruled the cause of the fire," county officials
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
scene. "A space heater has been ruled the cause of the fire," county officials said."No other injuries were reported. The American Red Cross is assisting two displaced residents." County officials released the additional following... Read more
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NZCity
Justin Bieber has pledged his support to those who have been displaced by the Californian firesneed a hand (sic)" Whilst Patrick Schwarzenegger wrote: "Let’s do it buddy."
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
need a hand (sic)" Whilst Patrick Schwarzenegger wrote: "Let’s do it buddy." It comes after Justin donated $25,000 to the American Red Cross in aid of their relief efforts after Hurricane Harvey. Speaking in a video clip posted at the time: "Just... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Thousand Palms attic fire displaces five residentsto the fire, which was contained at 12:52 p.m., Hagemann said. Two adults and t
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
to the fire, which was contained at 12:52 p.m., Hagemann said. Two adults and three children were displaced by the fire, but declined assistance from the American Red Cross, according to Hagemann. The cause of the fire remained under investiga... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Space heater fire kills one person in Dorchester County homescene. "A space heater has been ruled the cause of the fire," county officials
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
scene. "A space heater has been ruled the cause of the fire," county officials said."No other injuries were reported. The American Red Cross is assisting two displaced residents." County officials released the additional following... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Think outside the gift box: Donate blood and give more lifeFrom American Red Cross The best gifts can not be bought in a store. The Ameri
Havre Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
From American Red Cross The best gifts can not be bought in a store. The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give more life by giving blood this December,with an opportunity in Havre Monday, Dec. 18, at Havre High School from 10:30 a.m. to... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
Amateur Radio Volunteers Active in Latest Round of California Wildfirescaused residents in fire-threatened areas to evacuate. Amateur Radio volunteers
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 3 days ago
caused residents in fire-threatened areas to evacuate. Amateur Radio volunteers remain active supporting communication for American Red Cross shelters in Ventura County. More evacuations are likely, although the need for Amateur Radio assistance... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Man jumps, catches child escaping apartment fireMiranda. "You work hard, you struggle, you come from the bottom and pick up onl
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
Miranda. "You work hard, you struggle, you come from the bottom and pick up only to start all over again. It's hard." The American Red Cross is assisting six adults and six children who were displaced. The cause of the fire is under... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Man jumps, catches child escaping apartment fireMiranda. "You work hard, you struggle, you come from the bottom and pick up onl
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 3 days ago
Miranda. "You work hard, you struggle, you come from the bottom and pick up only to start all over again. It's hard." The American Red Cross is assisting six adults and six children who were displaced. The cause of the fire is under... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Man jumps, catches child escaping apartment fireMiranda. "You work hard, you struggle, you come from the bottom and pick up onl
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 days ago
Miranda. "You work hard, you struggle, you come from the bottom and pick up only to start all over again. It's hard." The American Red Cross is assisting six adults and six children who were displaced. The cause of the fire is under... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Woman burns down house trying to kill bed bugsbugs with alcohol when it ignited from an open flame. Seven adults and three te
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
bugs with alcohol when it ignited from an open flame. Seven adults and three teens were displaced after the fire, and the American Red Cross is helping them find temporary housing, clothing and meals. Damage to the building was set a... Read more
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