After the Storm: One Aid Worker ’s Month in Mozambique
The thunder of a small biplane has just roared overhead as I look out the window. A sound that never phased me before my most recent disaster deployment, it now ... The post After the Storm: One Aid... {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 - June 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Disaster International Africa Cyclone Idai Cyclone Kenneth Mozambique volunteer volunteering Source Type: news

CPR & AED Awareness Week: Q & A with Dr. Markenson
David Markenson, MD, serves as the Chief Medical Officer for the Red Cross Training Services Division. In his 25 years as a physician, he’s seen how CPR and AEDs can ... The post CPR & AED... {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 - June 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Health & Safety aed cpr CPR AED Awareness Week Dr. Markenson emergency training training services Source Type: news

Meet Leah Foxhill: Red Crosser and Pride Advocate
This Pride Month, we’re celebrating our staff and volunteers who are part of the LGBTQ+ community. Each and every day they work to carry out our humanitarian mission in communities ... The post Meet... {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 - June 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Red Cross Life diversity inclusion Leah Foxhill LGBTQ Pride Month Pride Resource Group representation Source Type: news

Celebrating Pride Month: Meet Leah Foxhill  
This Pride Month, we’re celebrating our staff and volunteers who are part of the LGBTQ+ community. Each and every day they work to carry out our humanitarian mission in communities ... 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 - June 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Red Cross Life diversity inclusion Leah Foxhill LGBTQ Pride Month Pride Resource Group representation Source Type: news

Having a Plan Helped My Family Stay Safe during the Dayton Tornado
In that glorious window of time between putting the kids to bed and succumbing to sleep myself, I had planned to do the dishes. After I placed the baby in ... The post Having a Plan Helped My Family... {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 - May 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Disaster Preparedness Dayton emergency app family mother ohio tornado tornado warning tornado watch Source Type: news

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: Meet Michelle Peterson
This Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we’re highlighting men and women who play an important role in helping the American Red Cross fulfill its humanitarian mission every day. This week,... {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 - May 28, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Red Cross Life Volunteers Asian Pacific American Heritage Month california communications Michelle Peterson san diego volunteering Source Type: news

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: Meet Cliff Hu
This Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we’re highlighting men and women who play an important role in helping the American Red Cross fulfill its humanitarian mission every day. This week,... {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 - May 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Red Cross Life Volunteers Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Cliff Hu hawaii RC View san diego Source Type: news

Celebrating 138 Years of Service
On May 21, 1881, Clara Barton founded the American Red Cross. Since that day, we’ve worked to embody Clara’s passion and dedication for helping people in their darkest hour in ... 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 - May 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Archives Red Cross Life 138 years american red cross anniversary clara barton gail mcgovern women Source Type: news

When Emergencies Call, the Red Cross Answers
By Heather Fay, American Red Cross, Services to the Armed Forces – Outreach and Education As a military spouse of over 20 years, I liked to think I had always ... The post When Emergencies... {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 - May 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Military Support Red Cross Life Source Type: news

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: Meet Angela Zeng
This Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we’re highlighting men and women who play an important role in helping the American Red Cross fulfill its humanitarian mission every day. This week,... {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 - May 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Red Cross Life Volunteers Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Chinese Pacific Heritage Red Cross volunteer volunteering Source Type: news

Mom Paid it Forward as Blood Donor Years Before Needing Lifesaving Transfusions
Joanna Suprock received 16 units of blood, 10 units of plasma and four units of platelets.  A mother’s love is often considered to be at the apex of affection and selfless care. When Joanna... {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 - May 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood Amazon Alexa birth blood donor blood tranfusions motherhood mothers day pregnancy Source Type: news

Mary M.A. Weiss: A Fearless Red Cross Nurse
Mary M. A. Weiss, a New York resident, was a fearless woman who twice braved the dangers of World War I as a Red Cross nurse. Weiss documented her experiences ... The post Mary M.A. Weiss: 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 - May 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Nicholas Lemesh Tags: Archives History Volunteers hospitals Mary Weiss nurses nursing New York Red Cross Nurses world war I Source Type: news

National Nurses Week: Meet Nurse Volunteer Sydney Slusser
Konnichiwa! My name is Sydney Slusser. I am a Registered Nurse (RN) currently living with my husband and two cats, Emma and Quincy, in Iwakuni, Japan.  I was born in ... The post National Nurses... {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 - May 9, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Military Support Volunteers Japan Military Spouse Nursing service to the armed forces volunteer nurse volunteering Source Type: news

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: Meet June Maeva
This Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we’re highlighting men and women who play an important role in helping the American Red Cross fulfill its humanitarian mission every day. This week,... {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 - May 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Red Cross Life Volunteers American Samoa Asian Pacific American Heritage Month June Maeva Pacific Heritage Red Cross volunteer volunteering Source Type: news

From Home Fire Survivor to Volunteer: Jesennia Rodriguez ’s Story
During the Northeast Blackout in August of 2003, six-year-old Kevin struck a match to find his way in the dark. That night, Kevin passed away in a home fire, leaving ... The post From Home Fire... {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 - May 2, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Uncategorized fire safety home fire home fire campaign home fire volunteer New York City smoke alarm Sound the Alarm volunteering Source Type: news