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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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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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“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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Is Your Babysitter Red Cross Trained?

Red Cross trained babysitters are sought after by parents so they can be assured that their children have a caregiver who knows how to both deliver quality care as well as how to respond in case of emergency. Our Babysitting Class … Continue reading

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Red Cross Offering “Wilderness First Aid” Class

Our Wilderness First Aid class is being offered again, and the time couldn’t be better. With all of the outdoor spaces to explore here in Southern Nevada, being prepared for an emergency when you’re far from help is critical. No … Continue reading

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