Donations of time, talent and treasure are the power behind the American Red Cross. Over 90 percent of Red Cross staff are volunteers, and an average of 91 cents of every dollar the Red Cross receives is invested in humanitarian services and programs. The generosity of our corporate donors gives life to the programs that mean…… Continue reading Corporate Compassion At Work
It’s been a busy and exhausting few months for those affected by the recent storms, and for those Red Cross volunteers and others who’ve been helping them get back to normal. But “normal” is within reach now, thanks to the resilience of survivors and the generosity of all who’ve reached out to help them. Debris…… Continue reading Thank You!
A house fire, not usually something you think about until you’ve experienced it. You could lose everything: your personal belongings representing precious memories; your sense of safety and security in your own home; and possibly the life of a loved one, or even your own. On May 6, the American Red Cross and Tiffany Circle partnered…… Continue reading An Ounce of Prevention…
The American Red Cross in Central Ohio is proud to be partnering with Epcon Communities in the month of May. On May 18th, Red Cross volunteers will be presenting safety and preparedness tips to community resident. Information will include home fire safety and emergency weather information, specifically targeted to seniors. In addition, Epcon Communities…… Continue reading Red Cross Partners With Epcon Communities
Would you like to give a gift that is truly meaningful this holiday season? Consider giving to the Red Cross. People can do something that truly means something and provides help for the Red Cross. The Red Cross needs help in five different ways: 1. We recently opened a holiday giving catalog where you can…… Continue reading Truly Meaningful Holiday Season
Did you know the Red Cross has something simillar to a foreign exchange program? Recently, the Columbus Red Cross had a visitor from Kenya stop by to see how things work around here. Esther, the Kenyan Red Crosser, is in a social work exchange program from the United Way. Normally, she is a volunteer and…… Continue reading Red Cross welcomes visitor from Kenya
Are you stressing out over holiday shopping, wondering about the perfect gifts to get your friends and family members? Would you like to give people gifts they will enjoy, while giving back to the Red Cross at the same time? The Red Cross catalogue offers Holiday gifts that will fit anyone on your shopping list.…… Continue reading Holiday Giving Made Simple