American Red Cross Honors Local Humanitarians

HOUSTON, TEXAS, OCTOBER 11, 2011 — The American Red Cross Gulf Coast Region relies heavily on volunteers and supporters who give of their time and share financial resources. These priceless supporters give of themselves throughout the year and don’t limit themselves to when major disasters occur. Although, the organization is extremely grateful for those who do give during large scale disasters, such as the recent tragic wildfires.

Supporters of the American Red Cross will be honored at the:

Circle of Humanitarians Breakfast

October 12

8 a.m.

American Red Cross

2700 Southwest Freeway

Houston, Texas 77098

Humanitarians to be Honored:

El Paso Corporation


Anadarko Petroleum Corporation

Mr. and Mrs. Eric Bass

BG Group


Enbridge Energy Company

Flotek Industries


Houston Endowment

In Memory of Cinda A. Hallman

M. D. Anderson Foundation

Marathon Oil Corporation

Marshall Heritage Foundation

The George Foundation

The Hamill Foundation

About the American Red Cross:

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies nearly half of the nation's blood; teaches lifesaving skills; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a charitable organization — not a government agency — and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit or join our blog at