Monthly Archives: April 2015

Global Red Cross Network Supplying Humanitarian Aid to Nepal

On April 25, Nepal suffered a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake. The global Red Cross network, led by the Nepal Red Cross, has mounted an international response to provide emergency humanitarian assistance to the areas affected by this disaster. The American … Continue reading

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Red Cross Releases New Emergency Notification App!

          The American Red Cross has launched a new app called “Emergency.” This app alerts the user of potential dangers in their area or the area they choose. It is available in both the Google Play … Continue reading

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Red Cross Volunteers Helped 21 People This Past Weekend

American Red Cross volunteers had a very busy weekend helping residents after multiple homes in southern Nevada caught fire. These home fires occurred throughout the Las Vegas area between Friday, April 10 and Sunday, April 12. The Red Cross assisted … Continue reading

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Red Cross and Partners Kick Off 2015 Safe Pools Rule Campaign

The American Red Cross is proud to be partnering with the Henderson Fire Department and Las Vegas Fire & Rescue to promote pool safety. Poolside accidents are one of the leading causes of preventable fatalities in southern Nevada. On average, … Continue reading

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Red Cross Announces Video Contest Winners!

The month of March is recognized every year as “Red Cross Month.” This year, the Red Cross in southern Nevada held a video contest for people or groups to share how they experience the Red Cross in their lives. All … Continue reading

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Spring Into Action and Donate Blood With the Red Cross

The American Red Cross encourages eligible blood donors to make a difference in the lives of patients this spring by giving blood. Locations for blood drives in the southern Nevada area can be found at the bottom of this post. … Continue reading

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Red Cross Offers OSHA Approved Training for Workers

American goods are known to be among the highest quality products in world. This is made possible by the hard work and high standards set by the workers in American factories and construction sites. The same standards must be applied … Continue reading

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