Canned Water Donation Enables Red Cross to Prepare for and Respond to Disasters
General Motors Recognized for $1 Million Contribution to the American Red The American Red Cross today recognized General Motors (GM), headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, for supporting Red Cross disaster relief at home and around the world.
The American Red Cross has joined forces with the Harlem Globetrotters as its official charity partner through the team’s Great Assist initiative to help communities across the country prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters big and small.
Mazda builds on support of the American Red Cross Annual Disaster Giving Program.
The American Red Cross will receive a gift of more than 26,000 smoke alarms with sealed 10-year lithium batteries from Kidde valued at $500,000 to support the organization’s Home Fire Campaign. The multi-year campaign aims to reduce home fire deaths and injuries by 25 percent.
October 15 observance day aims to raise awareness for home fire drills as nearly half of parents say their children do not know what to do in the event of a home fire.
During National Preparedness Month in September, the American Red Cross is recognizing 96 leading corporations and organizations that give to the Red Cross Annual Disaster Giving Program (ADGP) and Disaster Responder Program.
The American Red Cross is celebrating the significant impact of its signature disaster preparedness program for youth –The Pillowcase Project – which has reached more than 500,000 students nationwide, resulting in six lives saved.
American Red Cross and Boise Paper, a division of Packaging Corporation of America (PCA), have joined forces to launch Pledge to Prepare.
Pledge of Ongoing Support Enables Red Cross to Prepare for and Respond to Disasters.
Anheuser-Busch’s contribution to the Red Cross Annual Disaster Giving Program allows the Red Cross to pre-position supplies, secure shelters, maintain emergency vehicles and train volunteers nationwide before a disaster strikes and immediately respond when a disaster occurs.
Ball Foundation Recognized for Contribution to the American Red Cross Disaster Responder Program.
Assistance Critical to Enabling Red Cross to Respond to Disasters in the United States.
Assistance critical to enabling Red Cross to respond to disasters in the United States.
Leading steelmaker has provided more than $1.5 million to emergency preparedness and response efforts since 2008.
$500,000 donation will support immediate disaster relief on national and local level.
New Funding Model Empowers Partners for Immediate Response.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 | Disney is expanding its collaboration with the American Red Cross through several joint initiatives to help kids and families prepare for disasters and other emergencies.
Monday, March 6, 2013 | Keebler donates more than six million cookies a year, continues partnership at blood drives.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 | Assistance Critical to Enabling Red Cross to Respond to Disasters in the U.S.
Monday, March 4, 2013 | U.S. Bank and American Red Cross today announced a new partnership that will provide disaster preparedness funding, opportunities for customer contributions, and increased employee volunteer opportunities.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 | The Weather Company (TWC) today announced the appointment of Gail McGovern, president and CEO of the American Red Cross, to its board of directors.
Monday, November 26, 2012 | FedEx, a founding member of the Red Cross Annual Disaster Giving Program, has provided millions of dollars in cash and in-kind services over the years.
Friday, November 9, 2012 | In response to Superstorm Sandy, companies large and small, representing industries across the United States, are supporting people in need by donating to the American Red Cross.
Friday, October 26, 2012 | The American Red Cross is preparing to respond to Hurricane Sandy all along the East Coast and urges everyone who may be affected by the storm to get ready too.
Saturday, August 25, 2012 | With Tropical Storm Isaac expected to reach Florida on Sunday, the American Red Cross is mobilizing more than 1,000 trained disaster workers, thousands of relief supplies and is preparing to open dozens of shelters to assist those displaced by the storm.
Friday, June 01, 2012 | The Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1, and the American Red Cross is preparing to respond to hurricanes and other disasters with the help of more than 30 leading corporations that are members of the organization’s Annual Disaster Giving Program (ADGP) and Disaster Responder (DR) program.