Solferino: The Battle that Inspired the Global Red Cross Movement
An Idea that Came to Life If you have ever taken an interest in Red Cross history, you are likely familiar with the man who envisioned the worldwide movement, Henry ... The post Solferino: The... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - March 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: History International Battle of Solfering fiaccolata Henry Dunant humanitarians Red Cross Red Crescent Network volunteering Volunteers Source Type: news

Red Cross Month: Why Pilar Cantor Became a Red Cross Volunteer
March is Red Cross Month, and to celebrate, we are honoring the volunteers and services that keep our organization moving forward each day. Throughout the month, we’ll bring you inspirational... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - March 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Uncategorized disaster disaster action team end home fires fire safety home fire campaign new york Pilar Cantor red cross month smoke alarm installation volunteer Source Type: news

How Christine Medeiros is Restoring Family Links with the Red Cross
On International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating women like Christine Medeiros who further our mission in communities across the globe every day. Christine is a volunteer in our Northern California... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - March 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: International International Services international women's day Reconnecting Families red cross month Restoring Family Links volunteer volunteering Source Type: news

Red Cross Month: Why Marilyn Vallejo Became a Red Cross Volunteer
March is Red Cross Month, and to celebrate, we are honoring the volunteers and services that keep our organization moving forward each day. Throughout the month, we’ll bring you inspirational... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - March 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Military Support mental health military families new york Reconnection Workshops red cross month service to the armed forces veterans volunteer volunteering Source Type: news

I am Alive because of Donated Blood
February 10, marked the start of the Give Blood to Give Time partnership. The American Red Cross and the American Cancer Society have joined forces to raise awareness about how ... The post I am... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - February 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood blood donation blood donor donate blood georgia Give Blood to Give Time Hodgkin’s Lymphoma red blood cells redcrossblood.org Stephanie Lai Source Type: news

Red Cross Gets Soldier Home in Time for the Birth of His Son
Originally posted on the Red Cross Minnesota Region blog.  Late on January 25, Sergeant Cory Hicks was preparing for the next day of training in Virginia when he answered a ... The post Red Cross... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Military Support emergency communications emergency communications message military families service members service to the armed forces Source Type: news

Cindy Crawford Shines a Light on the Need for Blood Donations with Give Blood to Give Time
“I was 8 years old when my brother was diagnosed with leukemia,” said Cindy Crawford. “I remember my parents coming home and telling us that. I didn’t really know what ... The post Cindy Crawford... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - February 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood American Cancer Society blood donation blood donor chemotherapy Cindy Crawford platelets whole blood Source Type: news

From Youth Volunteer to Red Cross Employee: Meet Hanna Malak
Originally published on redcrossyouth.org.  “I drank the Red Cross Kool-Aid and will be a Red Crosser for life.”  Meet Hanna Malak, Regional Donor Services Executive in Rochester, New York. Hanna... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - February 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Red Cross Life Volunteers collegiate leadership Hanna Malak National Youth Council Red Cross Club youth volunteer Source Type: news

One Red Cross Blood Donor Wins Tickets to Super Bowl LIV!
Last Sunday blood donor Manolita Gude enjoyed a getaway to Miami where she watched the Kansas City Chiefs rally against the San Francisco 49ers in a fourth quarter surge to ... The post One Red... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - February 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood blood donation donate blood football Kansas City Chiefs Manolita Gude Miami NFL San Francisco 49ers Super Bowl LIV Source Type: news

Red Cross helps find a sister and best friend
Originally published on the Minnesota Red Cross blog.  In one way, it took hardly any time at all to find Felipe’s sister in Cuba. Just months, in fact, once the ... The post Red Cross helps find a... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - January 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: International Carmela Cuba Felipe Minnesota Nila Reconnecting Families reconnecting with loved ones Restoring Family Links Source Type: news

Veteran comes full circle with the Red Cross
Originally published on the Red Cross Northwest Region blog.  He’s not sure whether he would’ve ended up working for the Red Cross had an emergency communication not come while he ... The post... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - January 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Military Support American army emergency communications message service to the armed forces Source Type: news

After years of direct service to clients, Lorraine Jacobs now trains other volunteers
Originally published on the Northern California Coastal Region blog. Last year, American Red Cross volunteer Lorraine Jacobs received the 2019 Clara Barton Award given by the Central Coast Chapter.... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - January 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Volunteers become a volunteer california Clara Barton Award disaster volunteering Source Type: news

Volunteer Spotlight: Tami Cowen
Originally published on the Texas Gulf Coast Region blog.  If you’ve been on a disaster in the Texas Gulf Coast Region within the past thirty years, the name Tami Cowen ... The post Volunteer... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Disaster Volunteers mentoring Tami Cowen Texas Gulf Coast Region Source Type: news

Marty Knight: A Veteran Who Continues to Serve through Volunteering with the Red Cross
Originally published on the Chicago Red Cross Stories blog.  Marty Knight has been a volunteer with the American Red Cross for the over 10 years. However, his experience with the ... The post Marty... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Military Support Volunteers deploy deployment disaster action team emergency communications message navy service to the armed forces vietnam war Source Type: news

Blood Donation was my Rite of Passage
Well before I was old enough to donate blood, I remember visiting my grandfather and being fascinated with his collection of American Red Cross blood donor pins. The average whole ... The post Blood... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - January 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood Source Type: news