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Red Cross of West Shore to Host Open House for Emergency Preparedness


SCOTTVILLE, Mich., April 23 — The American Red Cross of West Shore invites the community to visit a Red Cross open house about emergency preparedness on April 30.

 

Residents from the community are invited to stop by the Red Cross office in Scottville and receive information about disaster kits, safety checklists, emergency planning, and other critical steps to take in order to be prepared for an emergency. The event is free to attend and no registration is required.

 

The Red Cross office in Scottville is located at 1644 West U.S. 10 and will be open on April 30 for the public to visit during these times:

 

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

 

The open house is being held in connection with America’s PrepareAthon, a national community-based campaign to increase emergency preparedness and resilience in communities across the country. For more information on the open house, please call Stacy Larsen at (231) 757-3069.

 

For more information on how to give, get trained or get involved with the American Red Cross, visit redcross.org or call 1-800-RED-CROSS.

 

About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies 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 or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.

 

 

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