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American Red Cross Brings the Battlefield to Vegas

by Emma Larson – American Red Cross It’s a warm Saturday morning on June 24th when more than 20 Civil Air Patrol cadets, ages 12-18, gather in a gymnasium in Las Vegas to participate in RAID Cross– an all-day training … Continue reading

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Safety Tips – Earthquakes

Earthquakes are the disaster you cannot wait to prepare for.  Often times, they strike out of nowhere.  They can strike during day or at night, in the summertime or dead of winter, and just about anywhere in Nevada.  There is … Continue reading

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Aquatics Centennial: $5 Swim Lessons are Back!

For the second straight year, the Red Cross and the City of Las Vegas are partnering up to offer Red Cross Aquatics courses for children for only $5 and celebrate over 100 Years of Red Cross Water Safety Instruction. Get … Continue reading

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Make an Impact and Become a Red Cross Volunteer

The American Red Cross of Southern Nevada is searching for people that want to make an impact in the community.  People with all different talents, skills, and availability are invited to fill out an application at http://www.redcross.org/volunteer and find out … Continue reading

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During Military Appreciation Month, take a look at our Service to the Armed Forces (SAF)

The Red Cross has been supporting the brave men and women through the Service to the Armed Forces Program (SAF) since the 1800s.  Read the rest of this blog and get a brief over view of our services or visit redcross.org … Continue reading

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#NationalVolunteerWeek – People Making a Difference in Our Community

Thank you to all of the Southern Nevadans that donate their time to the many great causes around the valley and the 550+ volunteers who dedicate their time to the American Red Cross of Southern Nevada.   These are the men … Continue reading

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Smoke Alarm Installers Needed

Join the American Red Cross initiative of reducing injuries and fatalities from home fires by joining our Home Fire Preparedness team as a Smoke Alarm Installer.  To apply, go to http://www.redcross.org/southernnevada, click on the ‘Volunteer’ tab, and fill out the … Continue reading

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