Java for GIs: Red Cross Services to the Armed Forces Program

The American Red Cross invites the public to participate in Java for GIs, a region-wide project to support military personnel and veterans. The Ohio Buckeye Region of the Red Cross is accepting donations of cans and bags of ground coffee throughout the year. “Java for GIs is a great way for us to enhance our…… Continue reading Java for GIs: Red Cross Services to the Armed Forces Program

Be Prepared to Save a Life: First Aid, CPR and AED Training

by Charlotte Berman, Red Cross communications intern Mother and daughter Christine and Becca Berman became CPR/AED certified last May through a Red Cross training class. As a volunteer at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Becca wanted to become CPR certified, and Christine wanted to refresh her CPR and first aid skills. They decided to take an Adult…… Continue reading Be Prepared to Save a Life: First Aid, CPR and AED Training

Volunteer to Use Your Skills With the Red Cross

By Shilpi Priyadarshini, Red Cross Volunteer Sharon Groves is a former intensive care nurse who says that volunteering for the Red Cross has filled a void in her life. All you have to do is see her car’s license plate that reads “REDCRS” to know she is committed to the organization. “Back in 2007, my…… Continue reading Volunteer to Use Your Skills With the Red Cross