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Register for Red Cross Life Saving Courses in August

The core mission of the American Red Cross is to alleviate suffering.  One of the ways the Red Cross does that is by training people how to respond to emergency situations and the steps to take to help people.  Over … Continue reading

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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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Red Cross Pet First Aid Skills May Have Saved Two Young Lives Today

  With 30 years Red Cross experience, Doni Ward-McAllister has been a leader for nearly every line of service in the Red Cross. Currently in Preparedness Health and Safety, Doni put her Pet First Aid skills to work today when … Continue reading

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April is “Pet First Aid Awareness” Month

Pets are an important part of many families, and the Red Cross Pet First Aid App puts lifesaving information right in the hands of dog and cat owners so they can provide emergency care until veterinary assistance is available. The … Continue reading

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Spanish Speaking Volunteers Needed to Teach Lifesaving Red Cross First Aid and CPR

  You Can Help Teach People To Save Lives The Red Cross of Southern Nevada is looking for bilingual Spanish speaking Volunteer Health and Safety Instructors to teach First Aid / CPR training courses in Las Vegas, NV. Our volunteer … Continue reading

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