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Red Cross Reminder: Check Smoke Alarms When Clocks Spring Forward

Daylight Saving Time is this weekend and when everyone turns their clocks ahead, the American Red Cross reminds them to also take some steps to make sure their household is prepared for emergencies. “It’s important for everyone to make sure … Continue reading

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The American Red Cross Offers Holiday Safety and Gift Ideas!

The holidays are drawing near and most people are making plans to enjoy the season with their loved ones. And during this time of year, many people look for ways in which they can help people in their community. The … 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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Save The Date To Help The Red Cross Honor Victims of 9/11

The Southern Nevada chapter of the American Red Cross will partner with HOPE worldwide  and other community partners on September 14, for a day of service and remembrance honoring those affected by the events of September 11, 2001. Volunteers will … Continue reading

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Red Cross Response to Carpenter 1 Fire Continues

  Red Cross Response to Carpenter 1 Fire Continues Additional volunteers mobilized to assist staff   Las Vegas, NV. Saturday, July 6, 2013 — The American Red Cross continues its relief response in wildfire affected areas around the Las Vegas and Pahrump … 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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