Today is the last day of my service term with AmeriCorps. This weekend I will be making my trek back home to North Carolina where I will have yet another first day of school in East Carolina University’s Nurse Practitioner program. I like to think of my service year as a kick-off to an entire…… Continue reading The kick-off to a life of serving others
Enter the Red, White and Vroom! Sweepstakes, for your chance to win a 2011 Ford Fiesta with Red Cross Racing! Red Cross Racing is the program where you report your blood donations and get points that can be exchanged for exclusive NASCAR® racing gear and collectables. It’s a fun way to be recognized for the…… Continue reading Give Blood. Get Points. Win Prizes
One of the best parts about volunteering for the American Red Cross are all the other great volunteers and the staff you meet while you are volunteering. In Community Transportation we have a funny relationship because we mainly talk to each other and get to know each other over the walkie-talkie. All day while we…… Continue reading Making Friends Over the Walkie-Talkie
Print off this flyer and take it to the Reynoldsburg Tumbleweed for lunch or dinner today and 10% of your check will be donated to the American Red Cross! Check out the awesome Tumbleweed menu here. Who knows, maybe we will see you there!
I think we are all pretty familiar with Grandparent’s Day, I for one couldn’t wait for my grandma to visit me at school each year. As for Parent’s Day I hadn’t really heard of it until recently. Being a parent myself, I must say I look forward to the day when my son is old…… Continue reading Did you know Parent's Day is this weekend?
[Originally posted on the National American Red Cross blog] Editor’s note: Below is a collection of blurbs written by Sybilla Green Dorros, an Assistant Station Manager Reserve with Red Cross Service to the Armed Forces. Sybilla was recently deployed to Afghanistan, at the Red Cross station in Bagram Air Field. She works to bring some…… Continue reading Impressions from Afghanistan
The crowd at the Grandview Municipal Pool spent this past Sunday morning cheering on lifeguards from 20 pools participating in the 2010 American Red Cross Lifeguard Competition. However, only one team could come out on top. The Dublin Phoenix team from the City of Dublin took home the first place trophy for the third year running.…… Continue reading City of Dublin Team Takes Top Honors at Local Lifeguard Competition