Every March, we honor those who make the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross possible.
We invite you to join us by attending an event, volunteering, giving blood, learning lifesaving skills or making a financial donation.
The Red Cross is here for you.
Emergency Dispatch: 855-891-7325 (monitored 24 hours a day)
Information on blood drives, blood donation appointments as well as your personal blood donor account can be found on our Red Cross Blood website (click the link below). You may also call us 1-800-448-3543 or 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767).
We provide help for members of the military, veterans and their families to prepare for, cope with and respond to the challenges of military service.
General Inquiries: 858-309-1487
Emergency Messages: 1-877-272-7337 (24 hours a day)
The Red Cross offers classes in: CPR, first aid, lifeguarding, learn to swim, water safety and more. Click below to learn more.
For questions about classes or certification cards you may also call: 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767)
John Steinberger - Senior Volunteer Recruitment Specialist
Melissa Altman – Regional Preparedness Manager
Amy Kennedy - Regional Director of Development
Donate by phone: 858-309-1278
Donate online: redcross.org/donate
Rob Binder - Training Services Account Executive
Karyssa Heggie – Events Specialist
Christine Welch – Regional Communications Director
Inquiries from local media: firstname.lastname@example.org
Inquiries from national media: email@example.com or 202-303-5551
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