Monthly Archives: September 2013

Upcoming Red Cross Blood Drives in Southern Nevada…

  To make an appointment for the following blood drives, go to http://www.redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-Red-Cross.   Saturday, September 28 9a-1p North Vista Hospital 1409 E. Lake Mead Blvd   Sunday, September 29 10a-2p Home Depot 861 S. Rainbow   … Continue reading

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Colorado Flooding Update…

The American Red Cross is working around the clock to help people in Colorado by providing food, shelter, relief supplies and comfort to those affected by the devastating flooding. This is a large response. More than 850 Red Crossers are … Continue reading

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Red Cross Update: Mexican Red Cross Responding to Flooding Storms

  UPDATED 2013-09-24 20 of Mexico’s 32 states have damaged infrastructure due to the storms. More than 90 people are confirmed dead and many more are still missing. Mexican Red Cross has distributed 350 tons of relief supplies American Red … Continue reading

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Red Cross Disaster Institute Offers Free Training For People Who Want to Help In Times of Disaster

The Southern Nevada chapter is holding its “Ready To Respond” Disaster Institute from October 5-13, offering one of the most comprehensive course schedules of American Red Cross training available in the country. From the protocols in opening a disaster shelter, … Continue reading

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Red Cross Continues Support of Flood Victims in Colorado

Currently, two volunteers from Southern Nevada are working with nearly 750 Red Cross workers who’ve responded from around the country to assist flooding victims in Colorado as well as New Mexico, Texas and Nebraska.  Our volunteers are in the Boulder … Continue reading

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Uncork the Spirit of Giving at Texas de Brazil in Las Vegas!

Please join us at Texas de Brazil for this very special night! Tickets are $30 with $25 going to Red Cross Disaster Relief. Texas de Brazil will donate to the American Red Cross $25 of every ticket sold to the “Uncork … Continue reading

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Clark County Commissioners Recognize Red Cross Work on Carpenter 1 Fire

The Red Cross was one of the organizations that was honored today at the County Commissioners’ meeting for work on the Carpenter 1 fire. Red Cross Chapter CEO Scott Emerson spoke about the incredible partnerships we share with local organizations … Continue reading

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