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Welcome to the American Red Cross of Western Massachusetts

The Western Massachusetts Chapter serves a population of over 800,000 people in Berkshire, Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties. Founded in 1906 and now located at 150 Brookdale Drive in Springfield, the Chapter houses all lines of Red Cross Services.

  • Disaster Cycle Services
  • Biomedical Services
  • Service to Armed Forces
  • International Services
  • Preparedness, Health and Safety Services
  • Volunteer Services
  • For information about the Holiday Mail for Heroes Initiative please visit our Service to Armed Forces page.

    14th Annual Hometown Heroes Breakfast

    March 17, 2016 marks the 14th Annual American Red Cross Hometown Heroes Breakfast. As the largest fundraiser of the year, with over 500 individuals, community leaders, business owners, family and friends in attendance this event celebrates the spirit of humanitarianism by honoring local people who have shown courage, kindness and unselfish character through acts of heroism in Western Massachusetts. The breakfast helps to support disaster relief throughout Berkshire, Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin Counties.

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    Staff Contact Information

    Kim Goulette
    Executive Director
    (413) 233-1000
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    Jen Garutti
    Executive Assistant
    (413) 233-1024
    Email Jen

    Mary Nathan
    Disaster Program Manager
    (413) 233-1017
    Email Mary

    Paula Wilke
    Facilities Specialist
    (413) 233-1002
    Email Paula

    Board of Directors

    Sarah Corrigan, Chair

    Director of Human Resources, OMG, Inc.

    Brad Campbell, 1st Vice Chair

    Executive Director, Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Western MA

    Tim Dwyer, 2nd Vice Chair

    Senior Vice President - Information Technology Operations, MassMutual Financial Group

    Jennifer Beyland

    V.P. of Operations, Springfield Teachers Credit Union

    Rebecca Boutin

    Captain, Westfield Fire Department

    Marsha Conrad, Chair of Volunteers

    Retired, Bay Path College

    AJ Crane

    Partner, A. Crane Construction

    Sean Davey

    Vice President and Market Manager, Clear Channel Radio

    Mark Dindas

    Retired, Jewish Community Center

    John Dineen

    CIO, Smith and Wesson

    Sheila Doiron

    Director, Communications & Community Relations, Columbia Gas of MA

    John Duffy

    Branch Manager, W.W. Grainger, Inc.

    Nancy Duseau

    Retired, Duseau Trucking

    Mike Garreffi

    News Director, 22 News WWLP TV

    Steve Graziano

    President, Veritech Corporation

    Roger Johnson, Secretary

    Director, VA Medical Center

    Brittney Kelleher

    Assistant Vice President, Westfield Bank

    Bob Massey

    Chicopee Credit Union

    Tim Nelson

    Fire Chief, Amherst Fire Department

    Russell Peotter

    General Manager, WGBY Public Television

    David Piech, DMD

    Retired Dentist

    Dr. John Santoro

    EMS Medical Director

    Sujing Yang

    Chief Financial Officer, Capuano Care

    William Trudeau

    CEO, Insurance Center of New England

    Allison Werder

    President, MassLive

    Michael Zaskey

    President and Owner, Zasco Productions