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With many schools that host blood drives on break, and people traveling for vacation, summer is a difficult time to collect blood donations. However, the need for blood and platelets is constant. As we kick off the unofficial start to summer this Memorial Day weekend, we welcome our valued volunteer donors - and newcomers - to give the gift of life. Those who come to give blood or platelets...
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With many schools that host blood drives on break and people traveling
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05/23/2017 at 12:48. Facebook
Our friends at the British Red Cross have shared this important update regarding the Red Cross response to yesterday's explosion in Manchester. Our hearts go out to the many impacted by this horrific tragedy.
Our friends at the British Red Cross have shared this important update

British Red Cross provides support after Manchester bombing

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American Red Cross
American Red Cross
05/22/2017 at 20:34. Facebook
Do your part, be water smart! Everyone should have basic water safety knowledge and skills to help them be safer and make good choices around the water. Find water safety programs and swim lessons near you at redcross.org/takeaclass
Do your part be water smart Everyone should have basic water safety
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American Red Cross
American Red Cross
05/22/2017 at 18:01. Facebook
Experts are predicting as many as three major hurricanes this season. The Red Cross is ready to respond, if necessary, and we want you to be prepared, too. Here are three simple steps to follow: rdcrss.org/2qcVRK5
Experts are predicting as many as three major hurricanes this season The
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05/19/2017 at 18:31. Facebook
Communities are working to recover from this week's devastating storms, and more severe weather is expected in the Midwest and parts of the Plains in the coming days. As we wish you a safe and happy weekend, here's a little reminder to download our free Emergency App for important storm prep info and resources. [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Communities are working to recover from this weeks devastating storms and more
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American Red Cross
05/19/2017 at 14:23. Facebook
For Justin Israel and his brother, both of whom are hearing impaired, having an alternative to an audible smoke alarm is a must. Thanks to the Red Cross Home Fire Campaign, they now have a formidable tool for being fire safe! [ Rdcrss.org Link ] #endhomefires
For Justin Israel and his brother both of whom are hearing impaired

A Better Night's Sleep With a Special Smoke Alarm

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American Red Cross
05/18/2017 at 13:31. Facebook
Did you know that nearly 500 blood drives are held every day? Numbers are lagging, though, in the coming months of July and August. Red Cross blood drive sponsors are critical this summer in helping meet the constant need for blood. Community organizations, businesses, places of worship - and people like you! - can make a difference in their community by volunteering to serve as sponsors or...
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Did you know that nearly 500 blood drives are held every day
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The Red Cross is on the ground after 27 tornadoes and numerous severe storms ripped through communities across the Midwest yesterday. With more weather uncertainty this week, now is the time to prepare. Our free Emergency App and safety tips can help you get started. Please share with others who may find this helpful! [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
The Red Cross is on the ground after 27 tornadoes and numerous
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Red Cross volunteers can serve in more than 70 different positions. Have you ever wondered which volunteer job is right for you? Take our quiz and see how you can use your skills to make a difference: rdcrss.org/2pL1ALS
Red Cross volunteers can serve in more than 70 different positions Have

What Kind of Volunteer Are You?

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Did you know we have an app designed to help members of the military, veterans and their families? Our Hero Care app provides resources for both emergency and non-emergency Red Cross services and can connect you from anywhere in the world. Download the app today: [ 3cu.be Link ]
Did you know we have an app designed to help members of
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Today is International Water Safety Day! Learn more about this day of awareness and the importance of being water smart from Red Cross-certified water safety instructor, and #IWSD and Diversity In Aquatics co-founder, Shaun Anderson. [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Today is International Water Safety Day Learn more about this day of
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As part of their "mommy/son bonding time," Faye and Daman have been donating platelets together with the Red Cross since 2013. They have a goal to make the maximum 24 platelet donations this year! Schedule an appointment to celebrate this Mother’s Day with a lifesaving gift at redcrossblood.org.
As part of their mommyson bonding time Faye and Daman have been
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We asked migrants rescued from the Mediterranean Sea, “Who is the first person you want to call when you get to land?” And each one of them, without fail, had the same answer: “My mom.”

The migrants in this video nearly drowned in the Mediterranean Sea in 2016, but were rescued and cared for by the Red Cross Red Crescent and Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS). In search of safety and a...
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We still have six shelters open in two states after flooding in the Midwest last week. While the threat of additional severe weather is looming, we're on the ground with food, water and relief supplies. See how we're helping and how you can, too, here: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
We still have six shelters open in two states after flooding in
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Four people recently saved three strangers' lives in Texas with the help of CPR training from the Red Cross. After being recognized for their lifesaving efforts, they talked to us about the critical moments when their training kicked in. Hear their stories below, and learn how you can gain these lifesaving skills: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
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This week is National Nurses Week, a time when we honor and thank our many volunteer nurses helping to deliver our humanitarian mission to those in need. Since our early beginnings, Red Cross nurses have been a symbol of comfort and hope across the globe. We extend our most heartfelt thanks to those nurses who selflessly give their time and talent in service to others this week and throughout...
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This week is National Nurses Week a time when we honor and
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For people living through armed conflict, humanitarian crises or natural disasters, the red cross and red crescent symbols are a sign of hope. People trust in those who wear it, knowing that these workers will do everything they can to relieve suffering and provide food, water, shelter and medical care to anyone in need, anywhere in the world, without taking sides. And they often do it at...
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Graduation is any day now for Class of 2017! Here are 5 life skills that students - and all of us - can master at any age: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
Graduation is any day now for Class of 2017 Here are 5

5 Skills to Master Before You Become a College Graduate - red cross chat

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“We were frightened. We were scared. They gave us courage, hope, peace." Not only are stories like Carol's inspiring, they also show the importance of fire safety training. Learn how you can help us #EndHomeFires, here: [ Rdcrss.org Link ]
We were frightened We were scared They gave us courage hope peace
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