The American Red Cross is seeking people to volunteer their time and help save lives at the Sound the Alarm home fire safety and smoke alarm installation event on May 5 in the Sunnyside community from 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. “We need volunteers to Sound the Alarm in Houston and become a part of […]

With Weather System Harvey expected to redevelop, potentially impacting the Texas Gulf Coast and Louisiana, the American Red Cross is encouraging local residents to start getting prepared now. Ways to do this include: Be sure you’re Red Cross Ready. That means: Assembling an emergency preparedness kit. Creating a household evacuation plan that includes your pets. […]

"Be Cool, Follow the Rules," headlines the top of the poster. Arrows are used to differentiate who is "not cool," and who is exercising "cool" behavior.

As the old-saying goes: Follow the money. People did. And now we know the Red Cross's $500 million built 6 homes. People want answers.

The search and rescue teams continue the search for survivors in the wake of the devastating tornadoes in Oklahoma Monday.  What began as a desperate hunt for survivors in this debris-covered city is giving way to an arduous road to recovery.  The most recent reports say there was a total of 24 deaths with 9 […]

via: People can help by making a donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief online, by text or by phone. Donations help the Red Cross provide shelter, food, emotional support and other assistance to those affected by disasters like Hurricane Sandy.To donate, people can visit, call 1-800-RED-CROSS, or text the word REDCROSS […]