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In West Africa, more than 1,500 Red Cross volunteers, like Alpha Sesay, risked their lives to prevent the Ebola virus from continuing to spread. A new study says Red Cross teams potentially averted 10,400+ cases of this deadly disease. Hear Alpha's story of what it was like to conduct safe and dignified burials on one of those teams.
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American Red Cross
06/27/2017 at 16:09. Facebook
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American Red Cross
American Red Cross
06/27/2017 at 13:06. Facebook
Our pets are just the coolest, aren't they? To help them weather the dog days of summer, download our free Red Cross Pet First Aid App: [ Rdcrss.org Link ] #NationalSunglassesDay
Our pets are just the coolest arent they To help them weather
American Red Cross
American Red Cross
06/26/2017 at 18:30. Facebook
Wildfire season is well underway across the country as hot temperatures and dry conditions have placed many areas at risk. In Utah and Arizona, Red Cross workers are providing safe shelter for several areas threatened by wildfires. Know the dangers and learn what you can do to help keep you and your loved ones, as well as your property safe in the event of a wildfire. [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Wildfire season is well underway across the country as hot temperatures and
American Red Cross
American Red Cross
06/23/2017 at 17:59. Facebook
Serious thunderstorms including lightning and lots of rain are predicted for many of our friends in the Midwest and Gulf Coast regions this week. To learn what to do before, during and after severe storms, visit rdcrss.org/2rZYJjd.
Serious thunderstorms including lightning and lots of rain are predicted for many
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Tropical Storm Cindy is moving into areas across the Southeast, bringing with it heavy rains and the threat of flooding in many areas. Red Cross workers are standing ready to assist those who may be affected by the storm. Get the latest update on our response and learn how to prepare: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Tropical Storm Cindy is moving into areas across the Southeast bringing with
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Brenda Iverson
Today marks the official first day of summer! As we head out to enjoy the sunshine of the season, it's important to keep safety in mind for you and your loved ones. Check out our important tips to help you beat the heat and keep the summer fun rolling along: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Today marks the official first day of summer As we head out
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More than half of the world’s refugees are children. It’s a staggering number, considering there are more people displaced from their homes now than at any other point in recorded history. On #WorldRefugeeDay and every day, global Red Cross and Red Crescent teams are helping to meet families’ needs through aid such as food, water, shelter, medical care, and reconnecting families: [...
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More than half of the worlds refugees are children Its a staggering
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Patients like Molly Baer, of Richmond, Virginia, are counting on the generosity of Red Cross blood and platelet donors to continue donating through the summer. Molly has Beta Thalassemia Major and must undergo blood transfusions every three weeks. Hear her story, and learn how you can schedule an appointment to donate blood or platelets to help those in need.
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Keith Rhodes, CEO of the Red Cross North Texas Region and a proud father, shares a touching account of his oldest son, Adoneus, currently serving in the United States Army. As we celebrate Father's Day this weekend, we extend our most heartfelt thanks to Keith, and to all fathers and father figures for all the work you do each and every day. [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Keith Rhodes CEO of the Red Cross North Texas Region and a
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Our First Aid App is an important (and free!) tool everyone can download to their mobile device, putting simple lifesaving information at your fingertips. Learn more: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Our First Aid App is an important and free tool everyone can
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Church Mutual Insurance Company
Karen Pallanich
Today on World Blood Donor Day, we honor the heroic blood and platelet donors who roll up a sleeve to help save lives. Niki celebrates those donors who were there for her after a car accident 16 years ago. This year, she is hosting a virtual blood drive through SleevesUp that you can join to help ensure a sufficient blood supply is available for hospital patients in need. What (or who)...
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While looking into her family's past, Susan Stevens discovered two well-preserved Red Cross letters dating back to World War II. Here, she shares this critical piece of her family's untold history: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
While looking into her familys past Susan Stevens discovered two wellpreserved Red
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Summer is fast approaching and the weather is warming up! How are you keeping your cool with the temperatures on the rise? Remember to keep these heat safety tips in mind to help stay safe and healthy: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Summer is fast approaching and the weather is warming up How are
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Estela Avila
What can you do today to help prevent and prepare for a home fire? Put your knowledge to the test with our quick home fire safety quiz: [ Rdcrss.org Link ] #endhomefires
What can you do today to help prevent and prepare for a

The Great Escape: Are You Prepared for a Home Fire?

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Paul Smith
João Cavalcanti
Throwback Thursday to 1963 in Fountain Park, Allentown, PA. Are you a beginner swimmer? So were these adorable kids! Read these important swimming safety tips to help you and your kids be safe this summer while in the water: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Throwback Thursday to 1963 in Fountain Park Allentown PA Are you a
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Connie Harvey
Warm weather is finally here, and many of you will be enjoying that dip in the ocean or pool, taking road trips or having a cookout with friends and family. We've got you covered! Check out our safety tips for fun in the sun: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Warm weather is finally here and many of you will be enjoying
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João Cavalcanti
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Calling all blood donors: Join us at UNC to learn how you can help save a life
Red Cross spokesperson talks with Ashley, a blood donor and recipient, at a blood drive occurring today at the University of North Carolina’s Dean Smith Center. Learn about the summer need for blood, the donation experience, and how you can help make a difference in the lives of hospitals patients.
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After the worst flooding to hit the country in decades, Peru experienced mudslides, power outages and severe infrastructure damage. More than 700 miles of road were wiped out, over 200 bridges collapsed and more than 250 schools were destroyed.

The Peruvian Red Cross (Cruz Roja Peruana) requested help, so the American Red Cross jumped into action by deploying disaster specialists and...
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After the worst flooding to hit the country in decades Peru experienced
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On this #NationalDoughnutDay, we celebrate the brave women who have served as "Donut Dollies" in support of U.S. troops dating as far back as World War I. In Vietnam, these young women served as Supplemental Recreational Activities Overseas (SRAO) workers and were given the nickname "Donut Dollies" by the troops. Their main activity was to conduct light entertainment and audience participation...
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On this NationalDoughnutDay we celebrate the brave women who have served as
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