Hello! Welcome to our new blog! We are so excited to begin meaningful conversations with people who care about the work American Red Cross volunteers are doing everyday in greater Columbus. Subscribe to our blog to get the latest on Red Cross happenings. While you are online you can also become our fan on Facebook. Why venture into this new arena you ask? At the American Red Cross our mission is to help greater Columbus residents prevent, prepare for and respond to disasters. Our blog will add to what volunteers are already doing to prepare our community by offering disaster preparedness tips, updates on disaster responses happening in greater Columbus and across the country, as well as provide info on vital Red Cross programs including Community Transportation, Service to Military Families and more. Our blog will also feature stories from our volunteers on the front lines teaching CPR and water safety classes, responding to house fires and driving seniors to critical medical appointments. In short, our blog is your one-stop shop for the latest Red Cross news, updates on Red Cross events happening around town and the place to read stories of residents touched by the American Red Cross. Happy reading!At the heart of the Red Cross is the heart of all of us.
The innate desire to help change the life of another and in the process, change our own.