American Red Cross
American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund is Empty
15 Sep 03 | As Hurricane Isabel continues its path towards the United States, the American Red Cross has announced that, due to a decrease in financial support and an increase in "silent" disasters, its Disaster Relief Fund is empty.
Disease of the Wind Documentary Premieres at the Motion Picture Association of America
10 Sep 03 | Disease of the Wind takes viewers to the heart of Africa with Jane Seymour and eight Los Angeles-area middle school students to chronicle the tragedy of measles and the race to eliminate the disease.
Organizations Announce New Online Enrollment For 9/11 Mental Health And Substance Abuse Program
10 Sep 03 | The American Red Cross, The September 11th Fund and the Mental Health Association of New York City have announced the launch of a Web site to encourage people affected by the attacks to enroll in the 9/11 Mental Health and Substance Abuse program.
Statement of the American Red Cross on the Announcement of Consent Decree Penalties
09 Sep 03 | The American Red Cross is committed to full compliance with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) amended Consent Decree and all other federal regulations. Significant resources have been expended to meet this goal.
The American Red Cross Joins Nation in Remembering 9/11 Victims
08 Sep 03 | Two years ago this week, the nation faced a terrible event which tested the strength of its people to come together following tragedies of unimaginable proportions. American Red Cross joins in remembering the 2797 people who lost their lives on 9-11.
American Red Cross Poll Shows Public Needs To Be More Prepared For Disasters
04 Sep 03 | Poll examined preparedness confidence, knowledge and action. One week before the second anniversary of one of the most devastating disasters on American soil, the American Red Cross released findings about the preparedness of Americans.
American Red Cross Appoints Volunteer Advisorfor Marketing Strategy
28 Aug 03 | American Red Cross President and CEO Marsha J. Evans is pleased to announce the appointment of Dennis L. Dunlap, CEO of the American Marketing Association, as a Volunteer Advisor for Marketing Strategy for the American Red Cross.
Statement of the American Red Cross On the Announcement of Consent Decree Penalties
21 Aug 03 | The American Red Cross is committed to full compliance with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) amended Consent Decree and all other federal regulations. Significant resources have been expended to meet this goal.
Northeast Power Outage Raises Importance of Preparedness
14 Aug 03 | Communities stretching from Detroit to New York were thrown into darkness Thursday afternoon as an east coast power outage halted power throughout six U.S. states and Canada, prompting the American Red Cross into action.
Staff, volunteers and donors rally in honor of "Operation Iraqi Freedom" team
12 Aug 03 | With cheers, tears, hugs and signs, American Red Cross staff, volunteers and donors today took a quick break from the business of saving lives to launch an "operation" of a different kind.
Red Cross September 11 Recovery Program Joins Lower Manhattan Community
06 Aug 03 | To better assist its clients and accommodate its staff and volunteers, the American Red Cross September 11 Recovery Program (SRP) is joining the lower Manhattan community by relocating its Manhattan staff to a downtown facility at 7 Hanover Square.
American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund in Jeopardy as Most Active Hurricane Months Arrive
06 Aug 03 | Over the past year, the American Red Cross spent $114.3 million from its Disaster Relief Fund to provide assistance to victims of more than 3,300 disasters throughout the United States and its territories.
American Red Cross Welcomes Home Its Own
04 Aug 03 | The hugs, tears, pride and joy of their colleagues will greet 25 American Red Cross workers as they return to the organization's national headquarters from deployments in support of "Operation Iraqi Freedom."
Red Cross Recognizes 10-Year Anniversary Of Midwest Floods
31 Jul 03 | Ten years ago, thousands of people had to evacuate areas throughout nine states in the Midwest as the Mississippi River rose well beyond its normal banks, killing 50 people, leaving 75 communities underwater, and severely damaging 55,000 homes.
Mag Instrument Provides Critical Red Cross Emergency Preparedness Information
30 Jul 03 | The American Red Cross is partnering with Mag Instrument, maker of Maglite® flashlights, the world's leading premium flashlights, to build awareness and support for the organization's preparedness initiative.
American Red Cross Joins Nation in Remembering Comedian Bob Hope
28 Jul 03 | The American Red Cross is among the legions today mourning the death of comedian Bob Hope. During his career, Hope would on a number of occasions lend his talent and time in support of Red Cross lifesaving efforts.
Red Cross Responds To Panama Floods Affecting Thousands
28 Jul 03 | On July 12, 12 Panama communities endured intense rain and high tides flooding the Rio Cristal, Rio Caimito, Rio Indio and Rio Aguacate rivers. The Panamanian Red Cross mobilized volunteers from five different branches to conduct search and rescue.
Pringles Chips In To Support American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund Following Tragic May Tornadoes
21 Jul 03 | In response to unprecedented devastation from tornadoes this spring, the Pringles brand of snacks will make a contribution to the American Red Cross valued at more than $2 million in cash and advertising.
Three Organizations Coordinate Efforts to Promote 9/11-Related Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
16 Jul 03 | New Campaign from The September 11th Fund, American Red Cross and Mental Health Association of New York City, includes brochure, poster and more.
American Red Cross Urges Public to Support Dangerously Low Disaster Relief Fund
14 Jul 03 | The American Red Cross is appealing to the public for donations to its Disaster Relief Fund which has reached its lowest level in 15 years, following the recent severe weather across America's heartland.