Every 8 minutes we respond to someone in crisis. Donors like you make that possible.
The American Red Cross in Connecticut
The American Red Cross of Connecticut serves more than 3.5 million Connecticut residents in 168 towns in Hartford, Fairfield, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland and Windham counties, plus Fishers Island, N.Y.
Become a Volunteer
Your time and talent can make a real difference in people's lives.
Your Blood Donation Matters
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You Can Make a Difference
Help people affected by disasters big and small with a financial gift.
We serve the community from seven offices and two blood donation centers around the state.
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.
Volunteer Spotlight: Marianne Moerkens, Service to the Armed Forces Regional Caseworker Supervisor
By: Sue Toomey, American Red Cross The American Red Cross depends on dedicated volunteers to fulfill its’ mission and has a variety of volunteer positions available to accommodate whatever your schedule may be. One volunteer opportunity available is with Service to the Armed Forces (SAF). Marianne Moerkens began volunteering with the Red Cross in August... Continue Reading →
By Sue Toomey/American Red Cross The American Red Cross depends on dedicated volunteers to fulfill itsmission and has a variety of volunteer positions available to accommodate whatever your schedule may be. One volunteer opportunity available is that of a Regional Volunteer Screener. Marvella Hyatt began volunteering with the Red Cross in October of 2017. “I... Continue Reading →