American Red Cross
AT&T Helps Red Cross Prepare for Emergencies during Olympics
12 Feb 02 | "AT&T Wireless has once again distinguished itself as a compassionate corporate citizen by making the largest investment of any donor contributing to the Greater Salt Lake Area Red Cross Chapter's First Aid services during these Olympics," said ...
National Red Cross Volunteer to Carry Olympic Torch Through Salt Lake City
07 Feb 02 | Red Cross Board of Governor Jon Huntsman carries the Olympic torch in Salt Lake City. Huntsman will carry the torch through the streets of Salt Lake City on Thursday, February 07, 2002, right past Red Cross workers providing first aid to Olympic ...
Five Leading Global Public Health Organizations Announce a New Initiative to Save Children from Measles Deaths in Africa as Part of a Global Effort to Reduce Child Mortality
06 Feb 02 | The Measles Initiative is a US-based partnership that includes: American Red Cross, United Nations Foundation (UN Foundation), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), World Health Organization (...
Harold Decker Highlights Olympics Preparedness Efforts in Utah
04 Feb 02 | To highlight Red Cross efforts that have been many years in the making, Jon Huntsman, Salt Lake City civic leader and member of the American Red Cross National Board of Governors, will host an Olympics preparedness briefing.
Harold Decker, ...
From Frostbite to Terrorist Attacks, Red Cross Prepared for Olympic Emergencies
01 Feb 02 | The American Red Cross has a 24-year history of preparing Olympic communities to be safe during the Games, along with providing vital health services at first aid stations at official venues and city events.
Beginning with the 1978 Winter Olympic...
American Red Cross and Former Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell Unveil Plan Providing $360 Million in Additional Assistance to 9/11 Families
31 Jan 02 | The American Red Cross today announced that it will provide an additional $360 million in support to people affected by the September 11th attacks.
The final plan for the Liberty Disaster Fund calls for $240 million in additional financial ...
Blood Banking Community Forms Task Force To Respond To Future Domestic Disasters And Acts Of Terrorism
30 Jan 02 | America's blood banking and transfusion medicine community announces new recommendations for responding to future domestic disasters and acts of terrorism.
Under the plan developed by the Interorganizational Task Force on Domestic Disasters and ...
American Red Cross Nurses Receive Profession's Highest Honor
25 Jan 02 | "Nursing has always been an integral part of the American Red Cross," said Nancy McKelvey, chief nurse of the American Red Cross.
Phyllis Janocha is a 20 year Red Cross nurse volunteer.
Red Cross Collaborates with the National Black Catholic Congress to Bolster Much Needed Blood Donations
18 Jan 02 | In a collaboration aimed at increasing minority blood donations, the American Red Cross and the National Black Catholic Congress are partnering to hold blood drives in January 2002 commemorating Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday and will hold ...
American Red Cross Names Search Committee for Permanent President and CEO
15 Jan 02 | David T. McLaughlin, Chairman of the American Red Cross, today announced the formation of an executive search committee to identify a permanent President and CEO of the organization.
In addition, two internal advisory committees have been ...