Red Cross Response to Covid-19 in Los Angeles County
The American Red Cross Los Angeles Region is closely monitoring the outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and preparing to carry out our lifesaving mission in the event of any possible disruptions.
Every year, the American Red Cross honors community members who have demonstrated heroism through extraordinary acts of courage and humanitarian service. We call this event the Hometown Heroes Luncheon.
The need for blood is constant and your contribution is important for a healthy and reliable blood supply. You will feel good knowing you've helped change a life. Schedule an appointment at one of our locations.
Blood Location Centers
Torrance Red Cross Blood, Platelet and Plasma Donation Center
By Sharon J. Alfred, Red Cross Volunteer When you are homeless, the Red Cross shelters you. When you are cold, the Red Cross gives you a warm blanket. When you are hungry, the Red Cross feeds you. But most importantly, when disaster strikes, the Red Cross personnel comfort you with a smile and restore your... Read more →
By Jillian Robertson, Red Cross communicator Red Crosser Yesenia Miranda Meza did not know the impact she would have, as she comforted a woman forced to evacuate her home during the Getty Fire in late October 2019. The woman, Betsey Landis, had come to the Red Cross shelter at Westwood Recreation Center as high winds continued to whip through... Read more →