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Spotlight On Local Volunteer Cristen Hodgers

We are so excited to announce that Cristen Hodgers has been appointed to serve a 2 year term on the American Red Cross National Young Professionals Council.  This advisory board, comprised of 12 young professionals from across the nation, provides … Continue reading

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Blood Drive August 20th 3pm-7pm

We are in the midst of the 100 most deadly days of summer but at the same time we also have 100 days of hope! Hope that our community will respond to our call for much needed blood donations. We … Continue reading

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American Red Cross To Hire AmeriCorps Positions in Las Vegas, NV

  With nearly 100 years of service in the Southern Nevada community, the American Red Cross has changed with the times to ensure care for the needs of our community. As we continue to find ways to expand our services, … Continue reading

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Red Cross Pillowcase Project: What Will You Take When Emergency Strikes?

By Melissa Watson-Coetzee We can’t stop disasters (though we wish we could) but what we can do is be prepared when disaster strikes.  The Pillowcase Project is an initiative that was inspired by the ingenious children that began using their … Continue reading

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Red Cross Disaster Institute Scheduled for April 24 – May 6

  The Southern Nevada chapter is holding its “Ready To Respond” Disaster Institute from April 24 – May 6, offering one of the most comprehensive course schedules of American Red Cross training available in the country. From the protocols in opening a … Continue reading

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American Red Cross Calls for Donations During Washington Mudslide Response

Money donated to Disaster Relief allows Red Cross to deploy immediately following disaster   LAS VEGAS, NV. March 28, 2014 – The Southern Nevada Chapter of the American Red Cross urges the community to consider donating to Red Cross Disaster … Continue reading

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“Ready to Respond” Red Cross Disaster Training to be Held in Las Vegas in January

  UPDATE 2012-01-08 More that 280 people have already signed up to participate in this great learning institute, including people from around the Southwest. Sign up today! A week long offering of courses is being held at the Southern Nevada chapter to … Continue reading

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