American Red Cross Mississippi Region announces annual meetings across the state

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Join us for one, two, three, four or all five of the Red Cross annual meetings scheduled across the state this August. Chapter boards of directors, donors and outstanding volunteers will be recognized. Each chapter’s annual meeting is open to the public. Please check the list below for times, dates, locations and RSVP deadlines:

South Mississippi Chapter: South Mississippi Chapter: Monday, August 4, 2014, from 11:30-1:00 p.m. in VIBE at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Biloxi. Seating is limited and reservations are required by July 31. Call 228-896-4511 to RSVP.

East Central Chapter: Thursday, August 7, 2014, from 5-7 p.m. in the City Hall Auditorium located at 601 24th Avenue in Meridian. To reserve a seat, RSVP to 601-485-5151 by Friday, August 1.

Northwest Chapter: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Oxford Conference Center, Room Oak A, located at 102 Perry Blvd. in Oxford. Please RSVP to 662-236-1282 before Friday, August 8.

Northeast Chapter: Thursday, August 14, 2014, at 6 p.m. at the Summit Center, 852 North Gloster Street, Tupelo, MS. Please RSVP to 662-842-6101 by Monday, August 11.

Capital River Chapter: Capital River Chapter: Tuesday, August 26, 2014, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.at Duling Hall Auditorium in Fondren. Please RSVP to 601-353-5442 ext. 8441 before Tuesday, August 19.

About the American Red Cross:

The American Red Cross Mississippi Region shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters, supports the supply of about 40 percent of the nation’s blood, teaches skills that save lives, provides international humanitarian aid and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org/mississippi, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @RedCrossMiss.